• Summer meals

    May, 2019

    The Healthy Hungry-Free Kids Act of 2010 requires all School Food Authorities to inform families about the availability and location of free meals for students over the summer months through the Summer Food Service Program. This is required even if the SFA is not participating in the Summer Meals Program.

    Please use any of the following methods to locate sites that serve free meals to children during the summer!

    • Call 211
    • Call 1-866-3HUNGRY or 1-877-8HAMBRE
    • Text “MEALPA” to 877877
    • Visit the website: www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks (note, this replaces the whyhunger.org website)

    The following is a list of local programs near Owen J Roberts School District. (Distance is calculated from Owen J Roberts High School.) 

    ID Organization Name Distance (mi)
    1 RESTORATION DELIVERANCE LIFE CENTER 6.23
    2 Memorial Park 6.41
    3 Women On The Move Ministries Incorporated 6.41
    4 Chestnut Street Park 6.42
    5 Tabernacle Pentecost 6.58
    6 Bright Hope Community 6.74
    7 Rolling Hills Apartments (HUD housing) 8.43
    8 Gan Israel Day Camp 14.75
    9 BRANDYWINE YMCA 17.48
    10 ESL- Big 17.55

    This information is brought to you by Department of Education through Chartwells at Owen J Roberts School District.

    For additional information, please contact the Food Service Department at Owen J Roberts at (610)469-5701 before June 29, 2019.

    Have a happy and safe summer!

    Heather Bonner, Director of Food Services

     

     

    Summer Meals Letter to Parents