Here is where children can receive free meals this summer in Southwest Nashville


The Metro Nashville Action Commission, a government agency that partners with families in poverty, is offering free meals for children at more than 80 locations in Davidson County, including eight locations in the southwest area of Nashville.

The free service is offered in areas where at least 50% of children qualify for free and reduced meals during the school year, according to a news release.

Children do not need to provide any documentation to receive the meals. Last summer, the Metro Nashville Action Commission prepared 190,008 breakfast and lunch meals at 87 sites.

In addition to this service, Metro Nashville Public School offers free lunches to children at J.E. Moss Elementary School and Gra-Mar Middle School. Adults 19 and older can receive meals at a reduced cost of $3.75, according to MNPS. There are no income or registration requirements.

J.E. Moss Elementary School – June 3 to July 12
1-2 p.m.
4701 Bowfield Drive, Antioch

Gra-Mar Middle School- June 10 to July 3
1-2 p.m.
575 Joyce Lane, Nashville

Edgehill Library
1409 12th Ave. S., Nashville
June 4-August 2 (Mon.-Fri.)
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Easley Center at Rose Park
1000 Edgehill Ave., Nashville
June 3-August 2 (Mon.-Fri.)
Breakfast: 9 a.m.-10 a.m.
Lunch: noon-2 p.m.

Edgehill United Methodist Church
1502 Edgehill Ave., Nashville
June 3-July 19 (Mon.-Fri.)
Breakfast: 9 a.m.-10 a.m.
Lunch: noon-1 p.m.

New Hope Missionary Baptist
1303 Hawkins St., Nashville
June 3-July 26 (Mon.-Fri.)
Breakfast: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
Lunch: 12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Mount Sinai Primitive Baptist Church
1212 Tremont Ave., Nashville
June 3-June 28 (Mon.-Fri.)
Lunch: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Spruce Street Baptist Church
504 Spruce St., Nashville
June 10-July 25 (Mon.-Fri.)
Breakfast: 8-9 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Oasis Center
1704 Charlotte Ave., Ste. 200, Nashville
June 3-June 28 (Mon.-Fri.)
Lunch: noon-1 p.m.

Bethlehem Centers of Nashville
1417 Charlotte Ave., Nashville
June 3-July 26 (Mon.-Fri.)
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m.


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