Summer Meals Program

Summer Meals Program

Summer is upon us, and this year more than ever youth (18 and under) who rely on schools for free nutritious meals during the school year may not have access to healthy meals in the summer months. That’s where the Summer Meals Program can help. Safe drop-in locations all across the city are offering free meals for Rochester youth or their families to pick up and bring home, all summer long.

For more info dial 2-1-1 or visit www.Summer

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who is eligible for meals? A: All city residents 18 years old and younger

Q: Where are meals being offered? A: There are SAFE drop-in locations like schools, City of Rochester R-Centers, churches, libraries, and many other community organizations across the city. Sites will be taking recommended precautions to make sure visitors are safe. A complete list will be available by dialing 2-1-1 or visiting www.Summer

Q: Can families pick up meals at any time? A: No, sites have specific times when they serve meals and not all sites serve at the same time. The days of the week that sites serve meals may be different and meals are not served on Saturday or Sunday at any site. Dial 2-1-1 or visit for a complete list of days, times, and locations.

Q: Do families need to fill out paperwork to get a free meal? A: No, there is no paperwork involved. Kids or other family members can just show up during the scheduled times and grab meals to bring home for any child 18 years old and younger.

Q: What are some examples of meals served at sites? A: Breakfast, lunch, or dinners may be offered at sites. Breakfast items may include cereal, yogurt, muffins, granola bars, and fruit. Lunch or dinners items may include sandwiches, wraps, salads, fruit, and vegetables.


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Important Notice for YWCP Families:Asynchronous Learning 9/27 - 9/30

Greetings YWCP Parents and Guardians,

This message is to notify you that in accordance with New York State Education Department guidelines regarding health and safety, and to ensure there is no lapse in instruction, we must implement asynchronous learning for the remainder of the week.  This means that students will learn and complete assignments at their own pace remotely.

Students will NOT be attending in-person learning tomorrow, Tuesday, September 27th through this Friday, September 30th. Please have your YWCP student check their school email and our YWCP website for more information.

Students are NOT to report to school and ARE expected to:

  • Login to Google Classroom starting Tuesday for each class and complete all work.  Assignments will be posted daily.
  • Email teachers with any questions or concerns.
  • Check Google Classroom daily.

Please be reminded that students should check their email for more information from their teachers.

We will continue our normal in-person learning on Monday, October 3rd. Thank you for your continued support.  Stay safe and healthy.

Dr. Owens, Principal