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“Grab N Go” Meals Update

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Beginning on Tuesday, April 7th, to support the health of school-age children, their families, and our city’s food service workers, all Grab N Go meal sites will be distributing several days’ worth of free meals to Providence children 18 and younger on Tuesdays and Fridays only instead of five days a week. Paul Cuffee students must be present at the distribution site to pick up their meals.

Free Breakfast and Lunches for Providence Students

3 breakfasts and 3 lunches will be available on Tuesdays between the hours of 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 4 breakfasts and 4 lunches will be provided on Fridays, between the hours of 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. while distance learning remains in place. No ID’s required. Visit for more details.

To make pick up easier for our children and families, three more schools have been added to the list below: 

  • Alvarez High School, 375 Adelaide Ave.
  • D’Abate Elementary School, 60 Kossuth St.
  • DelSesto Middle School, 152 Springfield St.
  • E-Cubed Academy, 812 Branch Ave.
  • Gilbert Stuart Middle School, 188 Princeton St.
  • Hope High School, 324 Hope St.
  • Juanita Sanchez High School, 182 Thurbers Ave.
  • Mt. Pleasant High School, 434 Mt. Pleasant Ave.
  • Providence Career and Technical Academy, 41 Fricker St.
  • Vartan Gregorian Elementary School, 455 Wickenden St.
  • *New location: Alan Shawn Feinstein Elementary School, 1450 Broad St.
  • *New location: Times2 Academy, 50 Filmore St.
  • *New location: Webster Avenue Elementary, 191 Webster Ave.

Free Dinners for Providence Students

Free, packaged dinners will also be available on Tuesday and Fridays, from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. for youth 18 and under at all 11 Providence Recreation Centers. No ID required. Locations are listed here:

  • Vincent Brown, 438 Hope St. Providence RI 02906
    Phone: 401-680-7362
  • John H. Rollins, 674 Praire Ave. Providence, RI 02905
    Phone: 401-680-7352
  • Madeline Rogers, 60 Camden Ave., Providence RI 02908
    Phone: 401-680-7358
  • Davey Lopes, 227 Dudley St. Providence, RI 02907
    Phone: 401-680-7350 and 7351
  • Zuccolo, 18 Gesler St. Providence, RI 02909
    Phone: 401-680-7366
  • Armand E. Batastini Jr., 50 Obediah Brown Rd. Providence, RI 02909
    Phone: 401-919-2822
  • Joslin, 17 Hyat St. Providence, RI 02909
    Phone: 401-680-7354
  • Neutaconkanut, 675 Plainfield St. Providence, RI 02909
    Phone: 401-680-7356
  • West End, 109 Bucklin St. Providence, RI 02907
    Phone: 401-680-7364
  • Sackett, 159 Sackett St. Providence, RI 02907
    Phone: 401-680-7360
  • Kennedy, 195 Nelson Street, Providence, RI 02908
    Phone: 401-226-6882