Area Organizations Feed Children One Program at a Time

6 years 5 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, June 28 2011 Jun 28, 2011 Tuesday, June 28, 2011 7:36:00 PM CDT June 28, 2011 in News
By: Krystal Scott
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MEXICO - As summer school comes to an end so do the districts free lunch program for all community children. This program has been providing breakfast and lunch to school age children during the summer school session.

The school feeds 400 students at breakfast and 800 students at lunch. Since summer school ends Friday, the local YMCA will pick up the responsiblity and begin it's own meal program for children ages 3-18.

The program begins July 5th and runs until school begins, August 17th. 

The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri also hosts its own meal program called Summer Food For Kids.

To find locations, check the Central Missouri Food Bank's website

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