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The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) offers free summer meals to kids across North Carolina. The program is similar to the School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs, except meals are free to all kids that come to a registered summer meals site. The NC Department of Public Instruction manages the program in North Carolina. Additional […]

Governor Roy Cooper announced that parents who need food assistance for their children can text FOODNC to 877-877 to locate nearby free meal sites. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877. After entering their address, parents will receive a text with the location and serving times for nearby pick-up […]

Sheetz, announces a new Kidz Meal Bagz program providing free food to help children and families in need during the COVID-19 pandemic. Meal Bagz will be available all day starting Thursday, April 2 and will include a turkey sandwich, chips and a drink. Families interested in taking advantage of the free Kidz Meal Bagz program […]

Many students rely on their school nutrition programs throughout the school year. Due to the carnivorous pandemic, several school systems are shut down. The goal of the school system is to make sure no one goes hungry because of COVID-19. RELATED ARTICLE: Dollar General Reserves First Hour Of Business For Seniors Starting this morning some […]

Merchants and agencies in North Carolina and across the nation are offering free meals and services to veterans and active military personnel in thanks for their service to our country and in celebration of Friday‚Äôs Veterans Day holiday. Most offers are good on specific days between Friday and Sunday and require proof of military service, […]