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Food 4 Kids Initiative

 

The Olive Chapel Elementary Food 4 Kids program will provide a weekend supply of nutritious food for children when school lunch and breakfast is unavailable over the weekend. Each food bag will contain 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 snacks, and 1 can of vegetables and 1 can of fruit. All food is nonperishable and provided to children FREE of charge. It is our hope these resources will support the health, behavior and achievement of every student that participates.

 

The program will be run by KidsCorps and wonderful volunteers who will help pack back packs each week. The program will be funded through school food drives and community donations.

 

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Breakfast Items: 
Instant Oatmeal and/or Grits
Individual Size Box Cereal
 
Lunch Items: 
2 Boxes of Macaroni & Cheese, 2 Cans of Soup/Stew
2 Cans of Meat (Tuna, Chicken, etc.)  
1 Jar of Peanut Butter or Nut Butter & 1 Plastic Jar of Jelly/Jam
 
Snack: 
Small Bags of Pretzels and/or Goldfish
Granola and/or Cereal Bars
 
Fruit Option:
1 Can of Fruit, in juice not syrup
Pack of Individual Applesauce
100% Fruit Snacks or Fruit Strips
 
Vegetable:
2 Cans of Vegetables (Green Beans, Peas, Carrots, Corn)  

 

For more information or questions, please contact parent coordinator Whitney Ludlow at whitneyludlow@gmail.com.