Kids Eat Free This Summer

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Northwest Local would like to make sure that parents know the Ohio Department of Education is sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program again this summer, providing children through age 18 with free healthy meals when they lack access to school breakfasts and lunches.  Children with disabilities and approved individualized education programs may take part through age 21. 


It’s easy to participate in the Summer Food Service Program, and families do not need to sign up.  Simply call 1-866-3-HUNGRY (1-866-348-6479), visit, or use the Department’s mobile app for meal times and locations.  The Ohio Department of Education Mobile App ( is available for free in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store, search Ohio Department of Education.

Kids Eat Free Information Sheet

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