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Summer Meals Information


PA Sun Bucks

Woman and young girl picking out fruit on a sun backgroud.

Nearly 30 million children participate in USDA’s school breakfast and lunch programs on an average school day. When school is out for the summer, kids lose access to these healthy meals, but they still need nutritious food to grow healthy and strong.

This year, Pennsylvania will offer SUN Bucks, a new summer nutrition option to help our children reach their full potential.

The new SUN Bucks helps families stretch grocery budgets with a $120 grocery benefit for each eligible school-aged child, so you can buy more of the foods your children love!

Click here or the image above for more information

USDA Summer Meals For Kids Site Finder

USDA works closely with states to ensure that children who receive free or reduced-price school meals can get the nutrition they need when schools are closed for summer break. Through USDA's summer meal programs, approved sites in communities across the country serve meals and snacks to kids 18 and younger at no cost. Families can use the Summer Meals for Kids Site Finder to find directions to nearby meal sites, as well as their hours of operation and contact information.

Click here or the image above to access the USDA Summer Meal for Kids Site Finder.