FREE MEALS FOR CHILDREN DURING SCHOOL CLOSURE DUE TO CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWN

  • ACS COMMUNITY MEAL SERVICE SCHEDULE 

    UPDATED MARCH 26, 2020

    Thank you for supporting Athens City Schools in our recent food distribution efforts! It has been an honor to serve our families during this time. As we look forward to Spring Break, we want to share meal options for our community. Full Tummy Project will sponsor two events the week of Spring Break. Please make plans to participate. 

    MEAL OPTIONS DURING SPRING BREAK:

    Monday, March 30- Family Grab and Go Hot Meal at Central Church of Christ

    • 12:00-2:00  Pick up plates for your family from Central Church of Christ
    • 320 US Hwy 31 North  Athens, AL (Across from the Athens City Board of Education)

    Wednesday, April 1- Grab and Go Food Bags at Athens Middle School

    • 12:00-2:00  Pick up food items from Athens Middle School
    • 100 US Hwy 31 North  Athens, AL (Previously Athens High School)

     


    UPDATED MARCH 19, 2020 

    We are pleased to share the meal service schedule. This schedule will carry us through March 27. Updates for the week of Spring Break are forthcoming. Most importantly, we want to encourage everyone to participate in this opportunity. If you need food and have no way to get to any location, let your school principal know.  We will make every effort to get food to you.

     

    MARCH 17 AND MARCH 18:

    • DATES:  Tuesday, March 17 and Wednesday, March 18
    • TIME:  10:00 am -12:00 pm
    • LOCATIONS:  Any ACS school location
    • Meals will be available at any of our school locations on Tuesday and Wednesday
    • Meals will be distributed “Grab-and-Go” style (drive up or walk up)
    • We will provide 2 meals daily (1 breakfast and 1 lunch meal)
    • There must be at least 1 person in the vehicle (or walking) who is 18 or younger
    • At the grab-and-go, you will tell us the number of meals needed for children (18 and younger) in your household
    • All children 18 and younger can receive food AT NO COST whether they are an ACS student or not

    NEW LOCATIONS FROM MARCH 19 THROUGH MARCH 27:

    • DATES:  Thursday, March 19 through Friday, March 27 (Weekdays only. No weekend distribution.)
    • TIME:  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • LOCATIONS:  

     

    Athens Elementary School (Clinton St. Campus)
    601 S. Clinton St.
    Athens, AL 35611
    *Located on the corner of S. Clinton St. and Forrest St.
    The Haven
    810 N. Malone St.
    Athens, AL 35611
    *Located on the corner of N. Malone and 5th Ave.

     

    • Meals will be available at the two locations listed above (AES and The Haven)
    • Meals will be distributed “Grab-and-Go” style (drive up or walk up)
    • We will provide 2 meals daily (1 breakfast and 1 lunch meal)
    • There must be at least 1 person in the vehicle (or walking) who is 18 or younger
    • At the grab-and-go, you will tell us the number of meals needed for children (18 and younger) in your household
    • All children 18 and younger can receive food AT NO COST whether they are an ACS student or not

    WEEK OF SPRING BREAK (MARCH 30-APRIL 3)   We will notify our school community and post information to social media when the details are finalized.

    IF YOU NEED HELP GETTING MEALS FOR YOUR CHILD (CHILDREN)   If you need food and have no way to get to any location, let your school principal know and we will make every effort to get food to you.

    REMINDER   Students may not attend school until further notice.

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