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Lafayette Parish School System Expands Food Distribution for Break

The Lafayette Parish School System has expanded food distribution to area youths to provide supplemental nutrition while schools are closed for Easter/spring break.

Posted: Apr 2, 2021 10:10 AM

The Lafayette Parish School System has expanded food distribution to area youths to provide supplemental nutrition while schools are closed for Easter/spring break. This program is available to all children in Lafayette Parish age 18 and younger regardless if they are enrolled in LPSS schools or not.

The meals will be distributed via drive-through service only on Saturday, April 3, 2021, from 10:00 am – 2:00 p.m. in Lafayette Parish at the following school sites:

Broadmoor Elementary School, 609 Broadmoor Blvd.
Live Oak Elementary School, 3020 N. University Avenue
Northside High School, 301 Dunand Street

Meal boxes will consist of five days of breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack foods for a total of 20 meals. The boxes will contain fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable foods.

To register to receive meals, parents should visit www.focusfoods.org/register, select Lafayette Parish, and complete the online registration form by the deadline of Friday, April 2, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. Parents will need to indicate which site they will pick up food the following day. Any online registration issues should be directed to customerservice@thetdpgroup.com for assistance.

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