From Radio BDC
Summer Food Service from Project Bread
Radio BDC interviewed former Project Bread Executive Director Ellen Parker about the Summer Food Service Program.
For 43,000 kids in Boston who rely on free and reduced price meals, summer programs help bridge the gap between school years. Boston Public Schools has been sponsoring summer meal sites for more than 20 years, now with more than 120 locations throughout the city.
From Metrowest Daily News
Summer puts strain on students from low-income families
The Metrowest Daily News featured a story on summer meal programs operating in Framingham, Marlborough, and Natick, including a "non-traditional" site at a Travelodge motel in Natick. These sites serve the surrounding communities, and provide thousands of meals to children in the area.