Good afternoon associates of Care and Share!
We’re busy making ready for our first Summer time Cellular Meals Pantry of the season, which kick offs tomorrow morning! We may have not less than one Cellular Meals Pantry serving children and households each week by way of the summer time months, working at a number of places in Colorado Springs, Pueblo, and Dove Creek.
The Summer time Cellular Meals Pantries are designed to achieve youngsters and households whereas they’re receiving their free summer time meals by way of the Summer time Meals Service Program at space faculties and neighborhood facilities. Sending dwelling extra meals permits households to stretch their summer time meals budgets even additional.
Every Cellular Meals Pantry provides a wide range of wholesome, nutritious, in-season produce, in addition to staple objects like snacks, drinks and bread. Each week, the meals offered at a Cellular Meals Pantry varies. On common, a household leaves with 10-12 kilos of meals.
“At Care and Share Meals Financial institution, we consider that nobody ought to go hungry. It’s extremely vital to guarantee that households get the right vitamin they should thrive, particularly through the summer time months when youngsters lose entry to highschool meals,” stated Lynne Telford, Care and Share’s President and CEO.
For extra details about the Summer time Meals Service Program, please click here.