On July 14, Carpinterians flocked to Canalino Elementary Faculty for a free meal and live performance, courtesy of No Child Hungry, a nonprofit group that gives all youngsters below the age of 18 free meals all through the summer time. This 12 months, No Child Hungry served free lunch at dozens of places throughout Santa Barbara County.
Together with free meals, the group additionally placed on a free live performance sequence which final week introduced youth musicians and DJs to carry out at Canalino.
“Each baby ought to have entry to wholesome, nutritious meals to allow them to fulfill their potential. Packages like No Child Hungry’s summer time live performance sequence guarantee households can rely on not less than one wholesome meal when faculty is out or when a mum or dad is struggling to search out work,” stated Rep. Salud Carbajal “I’m so grateful for the work No Child Hungry and our native meals banks do to handle meals insecurity amongst youngsters in our neighborhood. We want sturdy partnerships, throughout governments and organizations, to get rid of baby starvation. I’m honored to function an ally in that struggle.”
Neighborhood members can textual content SUMMERFOOD to 877-877 to find a free meal location close to them.