Summer is the Hungriest Time of the year
In the summertime, schools are closed and regular school meals disappear.Help Feed Kids
The nearest summer meals site is 32 miles away.
I'm 9 years old. I can't drive.
In some rural areas, children as young as 7 ride their bikes for miles to reach the nearest free summer meals site.Help a Chef Ride for kids
Federal law provides free summer meals for kids who need them badly.Learn More about the Summer Meals Law
As Congress considers the reauthorization of child nutrition programs this year, we have the opportunity to improve the summer meals program so it helps low-income kids no matter where they live.
Click here for more resources and materials, including state-specific data on the summer meals program.TAKE A DEEPER DIVE »