One out of every eight kids in Kansas City is food insecure, so summer can be a difficult time for many kids to have access to healthy food every day. There are many organizations and programs working to help correct that issue throughout the summer.

Our schools don’t just love their students during the school year, they care for them year round. Beginning May 26, all children 18 and under may pick up free meals at any of the following locations from 11:00 am-1:00 pm.

Congress Middle School
8150 N. Congress Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64152

Garden Elementary
8804 MO-45
Parkville, MO 64152

Tiffany Ridge Elementary
5301 NW Old Tiffany Springs Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64154

Walden Middle School
NW Walden Dr.
Kansas City, MO 6415

For adults, breakfast is $2 and lunch is $3.50. For siblings younger than school age or for children outside of our schools, breakfast is $1.50 and lunch is $2.50. We can provide one breakfast and lunch per student each day, but second meals can be purchased at regular price, breakfast for $1.50 and lunch for $2.50.

The Park Hill School District will continue to provide free meals to all children through June 30.

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas Food Program

Central – Family Support Center
2220 Central Ave.
Kansas City, KS 66102

Serving Monday 10:00 am-12:00pm & 1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Overland Park – Family Support Center
9806 West 87th St.
Overland Park, KS 66212

Serving Monday 10:00 am-12:00pm & 1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Osage City Library
515 Main St.
Osage City, KS 66523

Serving Tuesday 11:00 am-1:00 pm

KCK Bus Route

Serving Tuesday
Approximately 11:00 am-1:00 pm. The bus stops at the following six KCK locations in this order, staying for about 20 minutes each:

Bellrose Manor
4042 Fisher Street
Kansas City, KS 66103
10:35 am-10:55 am

St. Margaret Park
357 Perry Square
Kansas City, KS 66101
11:05 am-11:25 am

Juniper Gardens
1980 North 3rd Street
Kansas City, KS 66101
11:35 am-11:55 am

Douglass Heights
4003 Lawrence Drive
Kansas City, KS 66106
12:10 pm-12:30 pm

Cyrus K. Holliday
1723 South 37th Court
Kansas City, KS 66101
12:35 pm-12:55 pm

Chalet Manor
1601 Birch Street
Kansas City, KS 66106
1:00 pm-1:20 pm

Free meals for those 18 and under every Monday-Friday from 3:30 pm-5:30 pm.

First Christian Church 
200 E. Loula
Olathe, KS 66061

Child or children must be present to receive a meal.
Limit one meal per child per day

Sponsored by Harvesters Community Food Network, Whole Foods of Olathe, Friends of the Library, the Mayor’s Christmas Fund and First Christian Church.

Go Meals for Children

Meals are available on Mondays and Wednesdays through July 24, 2020 from 10:30 a m-11:30 am. Free breakfast and lunch will be provided to all children ages 1 to 18 at four school sites in the Shawnee Mission School District. Students with an IEP enrolled in the SM South Post High Program are also eligible to receive meals. Children must be present to receive breakfast and lunch.

  • No reservations are needed.
  • Meals will be available for pick up outside the school front drive.
  • Meals will be placed on a table for individual pick up.
  • Meals will be given for each child present.
  • An adult accompanying children may pick up the meals for each child without all children needing to exit a vehicle.
  • Please follow social distancing and avoid crowding when coming to the table.
  • Students are allowed to walk to school to pick up a meal.

Comanche Elementary School
8200 Grant Ave.
Overland Park, KS 66204

Rosehill Elementary School
9801 Rosehill Rd.
Lenexa, KS 66215

Shawanoe Elementary School
11230 W. 75th St.
Shawnee, KS 66214

Hocker Grove Middle School
10400 Johnson Dr.
Shawnee, KS

Fellowship Church is serving free hot and ready meals.

Tuesdays 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Pleasant Hill High School
1 Rooster Way
Pleasant Hill, MO 64080

Thursdays 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Raymore Campus
116 South Washington St.
Raymore, MO 64083

 

 

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