The Summer Food Service Program is Back!

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Stressing the importance of offering nutritious meals to children during the summer months, the Boys & Girls Club of Manitowoc County is again participating in the Summer Food Service Program.

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides FREE nutritious meals to children during the summer when free and reduced-price school meals are typically unavailable. It is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and administered by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. Breakfast and lunch are available for any youth age 18 and under.

When and Where Meals Are Available:

The Boys & Girls Club of Manitowoc County (3651 Dewey St. Manitowoc)

  • Monday-Thursday between 8:00 AM-9:00 AM and 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 
  • June 10th to August 15th, 2024 (no meals served July 4th, 5th and July 22nd)

Summer Food Service Meal Program Regulations:

  • Free meals will be made available to all children 18 years of age and under.  Persons over 18 years of age who are determined by a state or local public educational agency to be mentally or physically disabled and who also participate in a public or private non-profit school program during the regular school year may receive free meals as well.
  • Meals must be eaten on-site (cannot be taken off-site).
  • Youth do not need to be Club members to qualify for these meals.
  • No registration is required for youth to receive meals through the Summer Food Service Program.
  • Meals are provided to eligible children regardless of race, color, national origin, age, gender or disability and there will be no discrimination during meal service.

Non-discrimination Statement: Per Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.  Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)   mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410), (2)   fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: