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Free Grab and Go Meals for All
Free Grab and Go Meals for All

Free Grab & Go Meals - FAQs

Yes we are.  As of Tuesday, September 1st, Grab and Go Meals are once again Free to all children 18 years of age and under.

Any child 18 years of age and under is eligible to participate.  

Included is a breakfast and lunch which can be any combination of meat/meat alternates and whole grains, fruits and vegetables.  1% White Milk is offered.  You can request vegetarian options at each school site.  

Yes, 1% White Milk.

Yes,  all food is delivered to our warehouse and central kitchen where it is redistributed to the sites based on their needs.

We have a new schedule beginning February 1st.  Meals are now being distributed on Mondays & Thursdays between 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM. 

Parents, legal guardians and families may drive up to their school site where meals are being distributed.  Masks must be worn at pick up and social distancing is practiced.

As of September 1, 2020, parents do not have to preorder for their child's meals.   You can drive to any of the serving locations and pick up meals. 

Please see the following link of schools currently serving meals.   FREE Grab And Go Serving Locations (PDF)

No documentation is needed or Student ID required.  Meals are free to all children 18 years old and under.

No, under the National School Lunch Program, meals must be picked up by the students parent or legal guardian. 

Weekend meals will be distributed on Fridays beginning October 9, 2020 at all current serving locations FREE Grab And Go Serving Locations (PDF).  

​​​​​​No, the student does not have to be present.  

Please call the Child Nutrition office to make arrangements for someone to deliver the meals to your children.  That number is (925) 824-1808.

Please do not pick up meals or food boxes at more than one location on the same day.  

No, the Pandemic-EBT cards were issued by the State of California.