Lafayette, St. Martin and Vermilion Parish School Systems Announce Saturday Fall Feeding Distribution Plan

Focus Foods will continue drive-through distribution sites throughout the school year.

Posted: Aug 12, 2021 3:06 PM
Updated: Aug 13, 2021 3:20 PM

Lafayette, La.- Focus Foods, a Baton Rouge-based frozen meal producer under contract with the Lafayette Parish School System, has announced plans for food distribution to area youths to provide pre-packaged nutritious meal boxes for children both in the classroom and those studying virtually.

Lafayette Parish

With the new school year starting, Focus Foods is beginning the fall feeding program, which will launch on August 14th, 2021. The company’s focus is to distribute pre-packaged nutritious meal boxes to families in Lafayette Parish so that students can focus on learning and parents can focus on enjoying a little more free-time throughout their week. Focus Foods will operate distribution sites every Saturday from 10:00am – 1:00pm at the following locations:

· Acadiana High School, 315 Rue Du Be’Lier, Lafayette

· Alice Boucher Elementary School, 400 Patterson Street, Lafayette

· Live Oak Elementary School, 3020 N. University Ave., Lafayette

· Southside High School, 312 Almonaster Rd., Youngsville

All children 18 years of age and younger who reside in Lafayette Parish will receive a box containing five servings of snacks and dinners and two servings of breakfast meals and lunches. The meal boxes will include a combination of frozen and shelf-stable meals that require only a few minutes to prep.

Even if you have registered for summer feedings, please register for fall feeding through the formstack link below. This will be the only registration necessary for Fall feeding.

The registration link is available at focusfoods.org. https://focusfoods.formstack.com/forms/lafayette_parish_meal_box_form

Focus Foods is a full-service vendor of meal and nutrition solutions that prepares, packages, and distributes unitized, frozen meals accompanied by shelf-stable meals, supplementary snacks, fruits, and beverages.

If you would like more information about this program, please contact Brent Korner, VP of Business Development, at brent.korner@thetdpgroup.com.

St. Martin Parish

With the new school year starting, Focus Foods is beginning the fall feeding program, which will launch on August 14th 2021. The company’s focus is to distribute pre-packaged nutritious meal boxes to families in St. Martin Parish so that students can focus on learning, and parents can focus on enjoying a little more free-time throughout their week. Focus Foods will operate distribution sites every Saturday from 10:30 am-1:30pm at the following locations:

· St. Martinville High School

· Breaux Bridge High School

· Cecilia High School

All children 18 years of age and younger who reside in St. Martin Parish will receive a box containing seven servings of snacks and suppers. The meal boxes will include a combination of frozen and shelf-stable meals that require only a few minutes to prep.

Families that have previously registered, for summer feedings, please register for fall feeding through the Formstack link below. This will be the only registration necessary for Fall feeding.

The registration link is available at focusfoods: St. Martin Parish Meal Box Form - Formstack

Focus Foods is a full-service vendor of meal and nutrition solutions that prepares, packages, and distributes unitized, frozen, and shelf-stable meals along with supplementary snacks, fruits, juices and milk.

If you would like more information about this program, please contact Brent Korner, VP of Business Development, at brent.korner@thetdpgroup.com.

Vermilion Parish 

With the new school year starting, Focus Foods is beginning the fall feeding program, which will launch on August 15th 2021. The company’s focus is to distribute pre-packaged nutritious meal boxes to families in Vermillion Parish so that students can focus on learning, and parents can focus on enjoying a little more free-time throughout their week. Focus Foods will operate distribution sites every Sunday from 10:30 am-2:30pm at the following locations:

· J.H. Williams

· Erath Middle/High School

· North Vermillion High School

· Kaplan High School

All children 18 years of age and younger who reside in Vermillion Parish will receive a box containing seven servings of snacks and suppers. The meal boxes will include a combination of frozen and shelf-stable meals that require only a few minutes to prep.

Families that have previously registered, for summer feedings, please register for fall feeding through the Formstack link below. This will be the only registration necessary for Fall feeding.

The registration link is available at focusfoods.org. Vermillion Parish School Meal Box Form - Formstack

Focus Foods is a full-service vendor of meal and nutrition solutions that prepares, packages, and distributes unitized, frozen, and shelf-stable meals along with supplementary snacks, fruits, juices and milk.

If you would like more information about this program, please contact Brent Korner, VP of Business Development, at brent.korner@thetdpgroup.com.

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