As of Wednesday, June 2, students in the Henderson County area will be able to receive free meals throughout the summer season through Henderson County Schools.
The district will provide meals for students throughout the summer at various pick-up locations across Henderson County from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm each Wednesday this summer.
The district is offering the meal pick-up at the following HCS locations:
- AB Chandler
- Bend Gate
- East Heights
The meals are being made available as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Summer Food Service Program.
HCS says the meals are available to children aged 18 and under and children age 21 and under with special needs.
According to HCS, meals will also be provided at the Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County, the JFK Center, and the Salvation Army.