Free summer meals for youth available through YMCA sites
Youth who are 18 years or younger can receive free meals and/or snacks through the Duluth YMCA's Summer Food Service Program.
The Duluth YMCA is participating in the Summer Food Service Program and will provide free meals to children and teens in low-income areas. Meals (lunch and/or snack) are served to all youth who are 18 years old and younger. The Duluth YMCA will also provide grab-and-go bags and meal kits for families (youth and adults) at various sites.
The meals are provided on a first come, first served basis at each of the YMCA's sites including:
- Harbor Highlands Community Center, 29 W. 11th St., June 21-Sept. 3; lunch provided Monday through Friday 12 p.m.; snack 2:30 p.m.; grab-and-go bags 4-5:30 p.m. Fridays.
- Gary-New Duluth Recreation Center, 801 101st Ave. W., June 14-Sept. 3; snack 2:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; grab-and-go bags 4-5:30 p.m. Fridays.
- Duluth YMCA, 302 W. First St., ongoing; grab-and-go bags 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesdays.
YMCA at the Essentia Wellness Center, ongoing; grab-and-go bags 4-5:30 p.m. Thursdays.
The healthy meals are available for all without charge regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or ability.