Free Children's Meals During School Closure
Free Children's Meals During School Closure
Christine Harvey
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Families may pick up free “grab-and-go” meals at 26 locations throughout Butte County for children 18 and under. The meal plan and service will continue until school resumes session.) Meal service times are 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Please see District websites for exact information. 

These meals will be available for free for anyone 18 and under regardless of what school they attend. No paperwork is required. Meals will be provided based on the number of children present.  We encourage families to continue to be proactive in reducing the risk of COVID-19 by not congregating at the meal sites and continuing to utilize social distancing. For this reason, all meals are designed to be “grab-and-go” and meals will not be consumed on-site.


Oroville Area:
Nelson Avenue Middle
Poplar Avenue Elementary
Sierra Avenue Elementary
Plumas Avenue Elementary
Spring Valley Elementary
Concow Elementary
Berry Creek Elementary
Las Plumas High School
Bird Street Elementary
Central Avenue Middle
Helen Wilcox Elementary
Palermo Middle

Paradise/Magalia Area:
Paradise Ridge Elementary
Paradise Junior & Senior High
Pine Ridge School
Cedarwood Elementary

Chico Area:
Chapman Elementary
Citrus Elementary
Bidwell Junior High
Chico Junior High

Gridley Area:
Gridley High
Sycamore Elementary
Housing Authority of Butte County
FEMA Gridley Park
Biggs Elementary
Biggs High

Durham Area:
Durham High School
Foothill Mobile Home Park – Butte Valley

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