UPDATE: BCPS Will Provide Breakfast and Lunch to Any BCPS Student Who Needs It

On Sun., Mar. 15, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) announced their food distribution program is no longer specific to students who receive free or reduced meals only.

BCPS, in partnership with Feeding South Florida, Health Foundation of Broward, The Hunger Coalition and The United Way will provide food to any BCPS student who needs it and their families.

Breakfast will be offered from 8 – 10 a.m., and lunch will be offered from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The meals will be provided during regular school day closures, which are:

• Monday, March 16
• Wednesday, March 18
• Thursday, March 19

These meals will be available at the following schools across the District:

• Boyd Anderson High School
• Blanche Ely High School
• Dillard High School
• Flanagan High School
• Hallandale High School
• Miramar High School
• Nova High School
• Sunrise Middle School
• Taravella High School

Students are required to present their valid school identification and will receive a meal for themselves and family members that are present. Some students may have been asked to leave their IDs at school. Flexibility will be provided for these students to assure the receive meals.

Meal distribution can be accessed by walking up or driving up to the designated location on campus.

For more information and updates, visit browardschools.com/coronavirus.

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