Find Free, Healthy Meals for Kids in NC


FIND FREE, HEALTHY MEALS FOR KIDS AGE 18 AND UNDER THIS SUMMER:

  • Text FOOD or COMIDA to 877-877 to receive a text with the three drive-thru or pick up sites with meals for kids closest to you.
  • CLICK HERE to use the map with meal sites across the state.
  • Check your local school district’s website, social media, and other communications for the most up-to-date information. Don’t forget: Contact sites to verify information.

Note: Most site information is only available late May through August.

Visit the No Kid Hungry NC site for more information and resources, including a summer meals outreach toolkit with graphics, social media posts, template letters, flyers, and more.


The NC Department of Public Instruction has created NEW mapping tools for summer meals.

  • The Site Finder Map is designed to help families locate the sites nearest them with free meals for kids.
  • The Capacity Builder Map is designed to help sponsors (SFSP & SSO) evaluate previous years’ service and plan effectively for the future.