Free evening meals available for kids

March 26,2020


See full City of Fort Worth article here.

Starting March 26, free evening meals for children will be available at 20 City of Fort Worth community centers.

Participation is simple, and recipients do not need to be a member of the community center or after-school program to participate, but children must be present in the vehicle when meals are picked up.

  • Meals will be available for children ages 1 to 18.
  • Meals are available Monday-Friday from 3:30-5 p.m., while supplies last.
  • Meals will consist of a cold meal with milk.
  • Meals are available on a first-come, first-served basis in a drive-through or pick-up format at these community center locations:
    • Andrew “Doc” Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.
    • Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 McPherson Blvd.
    • Como Community Center, 4660 Horne St.
    • Diamond Hill Community Center, 1701 N.E. 36th St.
    • Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.
    • Fire Station Community Center, 1601 Lipscomb St.
    • Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.
    • Handley Meadowbrook Community Center, 6201 Beaty St.
    • Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Road.
    • Hillside Community Center, 1201 East Maddox Ave.
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.
    • North Tri-Ethnic Community Center, 2950 Roosevelt Ave.
    • Northside Community Center, 1100 N.W. 18th St.
    • R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Road.
    • Riverside Community Center, 3700 E. Belknap St.
    • Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale St.
    • Southwest Community Center, 6300 Welch Ave.
    • Sycamore Community Center, 2525 E. Rosedale St.
    • Thomas Place Community Center, 4237 Lafayette Ave.
    • Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

This program is made possible through a partnership with the City of Fort Worth Park & Recreation Department, Neighborhood Services Deparment, Food for Good and Tarrant Area Food Bank.