BDUSD Offering Free Summer Meal Program

(Beaver Dam) The Beaver Dam School District is sponsoring a free summer meals program for area youth. The Summer Food Service Program, funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, provides nutritious meals to children during the summer when free and reduced-price food is typically unavailable.

Superintendent Mark DiStefano says the program is available to every youth in the community and not just students of the Beaver Dam School District or even qualify for free or reduced lunch. Free meals will be distributed to any person 18 years or younger. Those over 18 who are mentally or physical disabled and also participate in a public or non-profit school program during the regular school year can also receive free meals.

Food pickup locations include the Beaver Dam High School Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 4pm to 6pm. Martial Arts of American in Beaver Dam from 11:45am to 1pm for students enrolled in their camp only. The YMCA of Dodge County will serve breakfast from 7am to 8:15am, lunch from 10:50am to 12:45pm to students enrolled in their camp only. Crystal Lake Camp is offering lunch from 11:45am to 12:30pm to students enrolled in their camp only.