Where To Get Free Meals For Kids All Summer In Greensboro

With summer now in full swing, and hungry teenagers home from school, it's important that parents realize just how much money they're about to shell out on food. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

GREENSBORO, NC - School is out for summer! For some that may mean pools and playing, but for others it means not knowing when your next meal is coming. 

The City Of Greensboro is aiming to help those kids who are in need of food while school lunch programs are on summer vacation. 

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This summer from June 20 to August 10 you can text 'FoodNC' to 877-877 to get a list of nearby places where the city is giving out free food. 

City Playgrounds

Food will be offered from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. from June 26 to August 10:

  • Arlington Park, 1201 Bellevue St.
  • Douglas Park, 705 Douglas Park St.
  • Eastside Park, 429 Gillespie St.
  • Hampton Park, 3111 Four Seasons Blvd.
  • Hannaford Park, 1701 Hannaford St.
  • Heath Park, Holts Chapel Rd.
  • Woodmere Park, 2100 Autumn Dr.

Parks & Community Locations

Lunch will be offered from June 20 to August 17 on Monday-Thursday:

  • Ashleigh Apartments, 3128 Utah Pl.
  • Barber Park, 1500 Dans Rd.
  • Claremont Homes, 2411 Philips Ave.
  • Cone Elementary School, 2501 N. Church St.
  • Dartmouth Apartments, 4403 Trinity Ave.
  • Glen Haven Apartments, 426 Greenbriar Rd.
  • Hampton Elementary School, 2301 Trade St.
  • Keely Park, 4100 Keely Rd.
  • Lemans Apartments, 2005 W. Cone Blvd.
  • McConnell Crossing, 3529 McConnell Rd.
  • New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 306 South English St.
  • Northland Apartments, 3319 North O'Henry Blvd.
  • Northwind Apartments, 1373 Lees Chapel Rd.
  • Turnbridge Apartments, 5003 Turnbridge Cir.
  • Windhill Court Apartments, 201 Windhill Ct.

Local Schools

Breakfast will be offered from 8:30 a.m to 9:30 a.m. and lunch will be offered from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. from June 20 to August 17. 

These schools are offering food from Monday-Thursday:

  • Alderman Elementary School, 4211 Chateau Dr.
  • Allen Middle School, 1108 Glendale Dr. (6/20-7/27 only)
  • Archer Elementary School, 2610 Four Seasons Blvd.
  • Dudley High School, 1200 Lincoln St.
  • Hairston Middle School, 3911 Naco Rd.
  • Jackson Middle School, 2200 Ontario St.
  • Morehead Elementary School, 4639 Tower Rd.
  • Washington Montessori Elementary School, 1110 E. Washington St. (6/28-7/27 only)
  • Western Guilford High School, 409 Friendway Rd.

Other locations serving Monday-Friday:

  • Peeler Recreation Center, 1300 Sykes Ave.
  • Windsor Recreation Center, 1601 Gate City Blvd.
  • Foust Elementary School, 2610 Floyd St.
  • Jones Elementary School, 502 South St.
  • Peck Elementary School, 1601 W. Florida St.
  • Rankin Elementary School, 1501 Spry St.
  • Wiley Elementary, 600 W. Terrell St. (6/28 – 7/28 only)

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