Summer Food Service Program

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    Free meals for children in the summer. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) offers free, nutritious meals to children 18 years and younger during the summer when school is not in session. SFSP is a federal child nutrition program. There are approximately 2,500 locations throughout Pennsylvania that serve breakfast, lunch and/or snacks.  Many of the location provide activities as well.


    Methods to locate sites that serve free meals to children during the summer include the following:

    • Call 211
    • Call 1.866.3Hungry or 1.877.8Hambre
    • Text "MEALPA" to 877877 during the summer months
    • Visit the website: 
    • Use the site locator for smartphones -