Free Summer Meals starts on June 27, 2019
NYC DOE: Free breakfast, lunch for kids during summer- Information. Breakfast and lunch continue beyond the scheduled instructional school year from June 27 to August 30. Our Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public Schools, Community Pool Centers, Libraries, and other locations around the city. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free breakfast or lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under. Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12 (locations, dates, and times are subject to change).
Find a location serving summer meals below:
Community Based Organizations
To receive meals at your location, organizations must be an accredited nonprofit, have adequate refrigeration on site, pass an inspection conducted by the Office of Food & Nutrition Services, and have one person on staff during meal service that currently holds an NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene food handling certificate. If you think you qualify to apply now for the 2019 Summer Meals Application program(Open external link) (Requires Login) or call the Accounts Receivable department at (718) 707-4383 or (718) 707-4382.