Talk about a quiet year for charity...but somehow charity abounds!  The United Way has once again teamed with the Great Plains Food Band to provide kids meals this summer.
This is available to all families regardless of your financial situation. You don't have to qualify when you arrive.  You simply drive up and your kids have something for lunch. It's pretty simple, and I can only presume staffed by volunteers.
A program that would be more than happy to welcome you as a summer volunteer. For more on that click here. Maybe you and a friend could work a shift? Retired and interested? Click here.
Best I can do is tell you the times and locations and provide you another link where maybe you can learn some more. Now please stop by and grab some- they're doing it for you and the kids.  We'd be happy if you did.  Here's this from the United Way
Thank you to our friends from Bismarck and Mandan Public Schools and the Great Plains Food Bank, we helped serve thousands of meals to children and adults last summer through the SUMMER HUNGER PROGRAM.
 
This year we are ready to do it again! MSA United Way has again teamed up with Bismarck and Mandan Public Schools to feed children this summer June 7 - July 16.
 
Bismarck Public Schools offers a FREE summer lunch program for local kids ages 18 and under Monday-Friday through July 16th from 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM. Below are a the specific sites for lunch pick ups.
BISMARCK SITES (ALL SERVING FROM 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM):
CUSTER PARK
GRIMSRUD ELEMENTARY
JAYCEE PARK
LIBERTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
LINCOLN ELEMENTARY
LIONS PARK
RITA MURPHY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
SERTOMA PARK
SOLHEIM ELEMENTARY
SONS OF NORWAY PARK
SUNRISE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
WAVE POOL PARK
WILL-MOORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Mandan Public Schools offers a FREE summer lunch program for local kids ages 18 and under Monday-Friday through July 16. Below are a the specific sites and times for lunch pick ups.
MANDAN SITES
CUSTER - 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM
MANDAN MIDDLE SCHOOL - 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
MARY STARK - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
ROOSEVELT - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
WILDWOOD PLAYGROUND - 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
If you are interested in learning more about sponsorship information or getting involved contact volunteering@msaunitedway.org.

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