Free healthy and nutritious summer meals are available for children18 and under when school is out.
No Kid Hungry’s summer texting hotline. You can text FOOD or COMIDA to 304-304 during the summer months to find a site near you with free meals for children 18 and younger. To find free meals, families can call (800) 359-2163, which is staffed by theIllinois Hunger Coalition. Or you can visit Summer Meals Illinoiswhere you can use the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Summer Meals Site Finder.