Summer Food Program Provides Free Meals for Kids

June 4, 2019

With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. The Hickman Mills C-1 School District (HMC-1) provides free meals to children during the summer.

This summer, the HMC-1 Nutrition Services team will serve breakfast, lunch, and supper meals June 13-28, Monday through Friday.  Serving times vary by site; please check at each building. There are no income or registration requirements. Any child under age 18 may come eat for free.

Summer 2019 Open Serving Sites:

  • Ervin Early Learning Center – 10530 Greenwood Rd, Kansas City, MO 64134
    Breakfast: 8:00-8:30 am; Lunch: 12:30-1:00 pm; Supper: 4:15-4:45 pm
     
  • Johnson Elementary – 10900 Marsh, Kansas City, MO 64134
    Breakfast: 8:00-8:30 am, Lunch: 12:15-12:45 pm; Supper: 4:15-4:45 pm

  • Millennium at Santa Fe Elementary – 8908 Old Santa Fe Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138
    Breakfast: 8:00-8:30 am, Lunch: 12:00-12:30 pm; Supper: 4:15-4:45 pm

  • Smith-Hale Middle School – 9010A Old Santa Fe Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138
    Breakfast: 8:30-9:00 am, Lunch: 12:45-1:15 pm; Supper: 4:15-4:45 pm

  • Hickman Mills Freshman Center – 9010B Old Santa Fe Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138
    Breakfast: 8:30-9:00 am, Lunch: 12:00-12:30 pm; No supper available at the Freshman Center

For more information, including all site specific serving times, contact (816) 316-7104 or visit www.HMC1Food.org.

Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Department of Health & Senior Services partners with local organizations like the Hickman Mills C-1 School District, to provide free meals to children when school is out for the summer. For more information about the national Summer Food Service Program and additional participating locations, visit http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/summer.