Many kids who rely on school meals struggle to get enough to eat when school is not in session. We list where children in the Champaign-Urbana area can get free meals this summer.
Watch the mailbox. You may be receiving a card with hundreds of dollars of funds to be used for food with new P-EBT benefits being issued for the 2020-21 school year.
Champaign and Urbana public schools, along with other sites, will offer free meals to all children ages 18 and under through June 2021.
A new federal law is forcing schools to slim down the snacks that are sold in on-campus bake sales and fundraisers.