This article is 6 years old. It was published on March 27, 2014.
Any neighborhood group, church, vacation bible school, youth program, block unit, food pantry, or concerned group of residents can become a summer feeding site. A feeding site can be indoors or outdoors, in a fellowship hall or in a parking lot. There are no income requirements or daily meal registrations needed in order for children to eat.If you are interested in becoming a "Schools Out Café" summer food service site, please complete and sign the attached form. Return the completed application by April 14th to the Dept. of Human Services, Youth Nutrition Program 1520 Market, Room 4065, St. Louis, MO 63103, if you would like to start meal service on June 2, 2014 or after.We can also accept applications throughout the summer.
The Dept. of Human Services provides training to all summer food service sites and no prior experience is required in order to participate as a site. All it takes is YOU, a phone call to the City of St. Louis Dept. of Human Services, Youth Nutrition Office at (314) 657-1695 or an email to StaytonS@stlouis-mo.gov to learn more about becoming a sponsored feeding site.
The City of St. Louis Department of Human Services, serves as a sponsor for the USDA funded Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to ensure that low income children and eligible, disabled adults continue to receive meals during the summer months when school is not in session.Our program "The Schools Out Café" provides
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