Summer Food Program 2019 begins June 24; hours and locations for the Bellingham Food Bank

Bellingham Public Schools will offer a summer food program for children during summer break 2019. Meals will be made available at no charge to children who are 18 years of age and younger.

The dates, times and locations for summer 2019 are:

Roosevelt Elementary School, 2900 Yew St.
Monday to Friday, June 24 to Aug. 23 (closed July 4)

Free breakfast will be served from 8:15 to 8:45 a.m.
Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Shuksan Middle School, 2717 Alderwood Avenue
Monday to Thursday, June 24 to July 25 (closed July 4)

Free breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 9 a.m.
Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 pm.

Monday to Thursday, Aug. 5 to Aug 22
Free breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 9 a.m.
Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Regency Park Apartment Complex, 2050 Fraser St.
Monday to Friday, June 24 to Aug. 23 (closed July 4)
Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Sterling Meadows Apartment Complex, 512 Sterling Drive
Monday to Friday, June 24  to Aug. 23 (closed July 4)
Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Bellingham Sportsplex, 1225 Civic Field Way
Monday to Friday, June 24 – Aug. 23 (closed July 4)
Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Roosevelt Neighborhood Resource Center, 2303 Moore Street
Monday to Friday, July 1 to Aug. 2 (closed July 4)
Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Food Bank locations and times

In addition these school and community locations, if you need food and live in Bellingham, the Bellingham Food Bank is here to help. Anyone living in Bellingham can visit the food bank twice a week. Please bring a recent piece of mail. There is no need to sign up in advance.

The main food bank is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays and Fridays and from 1 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays. It is located at 1824 Ellis Street.

Satellite times and locations are from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Alderwood Elementary School located at 3400 Hollywood Avenue, and from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Christ the King Community Church located at 4173 Meridian Street.

For more information, email info@bellinghamfoodbank.org.

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 8778339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD 3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 6329992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 202509410; fax: (202) 6907442; or email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.