Do you know a child in need of meals during the summer? The School District of Pickens County will once again offer free, healthy meals to Pickens County children who are 18 and younger through the Summer Food Service Program.
Free breakfast and lunch will be served at Pickens Elementary, West End Elementary and Chastain Road ElementaryvMonday through Friday from June 6 through July 29, 2016. The program will be closed on July 4 in recognition of Independence Day.
The program provides children in our area the foods they need to continue to learn, play, and grow when school is out for the summer.
Breakfast will be served from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Lunch will be served from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Pickens Elementary is located at 567 Hampton Avenue in Pickens, South Carolina; West End Elementary is located at 314 Pelzer Highway in Easley, South Carolina and the Chastain Road Elementary is located at 940 Chastain Road in Liberty, South Carolina.
Non-profit organizations interested in participating must complete an application and have at least one person from the organization attend a mandatory orientation on May 9, 2016 from 3:30 – 4:30 PM at the SDPC Student Nutrition Services offices located at 1400 Griffin Mill Road (formerly the BJ Skelton Center).
Application and information is available on the website at www.sdpcnutrition.com.
The Summer Food Service Program is federally funded by the USDA and administered through the South Carolina Department of Education and the School District of Pickens County. For more information, contact Sally Nicholson at 864-397-1166. SDPC is an equal opportunity provider.