Clearwater Providing Nutritious Meals at No Cost to Children Over The Summer As Part of the Summer BreakSpot Program
CLEARWATER, Fla. – The city of Clearwater is continuing its partnership with the Summer BreakSpot program, a USDA-sponsored program which provides free, nutritious meals to children and teens, age 18 and younger, during their summer break. The program runs Monday to Friday through the summer and helps fill the nutritional gap so students can return to school healthy, happy and ready to learn.
City sites that offer this program include:
Clearwater Main Library (100 N. Osceola Ave.)
Lunch: Noon-1 p.m./Snack: 3:30-4 p.m.
North Greenwood Recreation Center (900 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.)
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon/Snack: 3-4 p.m.
Ross Norton Recreation and Aquatic Center (1426 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.)
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m./Snack: 3-4 p.m.
According to Pinellas County Schools, half of all Pinellas County students rely on free and reduced-price school lunches and breakfasts. By participating in the BreakSpot Program along with other municipalities, Clearwater hopes to continue providing kids with access to nutritious meals all summer long. Visit summerbreakspot.org for more information and to find other Summer BreakSpot locations near you.