Louisville’s Children’s Summer Food Service Program Begins June 8, 2015

Louisville, Ky., - Louisville Metro Department of Community Services is once again participating in the Summer Food Service Program for children beginning Monday, June 8, 2015.  There are 15 sites across Louisville that will serve a combination of two of the following meals -- breakfast, lunch and a snack -- to all children (ages 1-18), free of charge.

Meals provided are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. The free meal service runs through Friday, July 31, 2015. Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows: Please click here for 2015 Summer Food Service Program Open Site Listing. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to ensure that low-income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session.  Federally funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) with a pass through grant from the Kentucky Department of Education, the SFSP reimburses organizations, like Community Services, that sponsor eligible sites. Our goal is to ensure that children in our community receive well-balanced, nutritious meals during the summer months so they...Read more