Summer Meals for Kids Program

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Each summer, the City of Rochester in partnership with the Rochester City School District and Food Link provide free breakfast and lunch to city youth 18 years and under through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Meals are at many city sites, Monday through Friday, June 27 to August 26, except July 3. Sites include community agencies, schools, churches and the R-Centers.

Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.) If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request a form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities, may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. 


2017 R-Centers Summer Food Service Sites and Schedules

Breakfast is served at 8:30 - 9:30 a.m., Lunch at 12:00-1:00 p.m. 
For more information call 428-7872.   

Site Name Address Start End
Adams Street 85 Adams St.
June 26
Aug. 25
Avenue D 200 Avenue D.
June 26
Aug. 25
Carter St. 500 Carter St.
June 26
Aug. 25
David F. Gantt 700 North St.
June 27 Aug. 26
Edgerton 41 Backus St.
June 26
Aug. 18
Flint Street 271 Flint St.
June 26 Aug. 25
Genesee Valley Park Field House 1316 Genesee St.
 July 3
Aug. 25
Humboldt 1045 Atlantic Ave.
June 26 Aug. 25
LaGrange 455 LaGrange Ave.
July 3 Aug. 25
Lake Riley Lodge 100 Norris Dr.
July 3 Aug. 25
Roxie Ann Sinkler 75 Grover St.
June 26   Aug. 25
Thomas P. Ryan 530 Webster Ave.
June 26 Aug. 25

Frederick Douglass
(formerly South Avenue)

999 South Ave.
June 26 Aug. 25

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