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Portage Summer Lunch Program for Kids

For the 8th Summer – The “Portage Summer Lunch Program for Kids”  will ensure that kids and teens in Portage have a place to go for a nutritious lunch even when school is not in session.

Lunches will be served at 4 sites:

The Portage Public Library      11:15 am -11:45 am

Goodyear Park / Splash Pad   11:10 am -11:35 am

Lincoln Park                             11:45 am -12:05 pm

Sanborn Park                          12:15 pm – 12:35 pm

AND THIS SUMMER – A “5th site” near the Portage High School’s baseball and softball fields’ concession stand has been added – from 11:30-Noon each day – the “School Road Site”

Lunches will be served  – beginning on June 7 and continuing through August 31 – at each of the sites – Monday through Fridaywith the exception of July 5!

This summer, ANOTHER NEW ITEM is that will also be provided is a “Weekend Bag” of non-perishable food for each young person every Friday.

If you are interested in helping as a volunteer, you can sign up here:  https://columbia.extension.wisc.edu/

  • go to the “2021 Summer Lunch Program” tab to “Interested in Volunteering”
  • then you can complete the registration …
  • and be able to access the “volunteer schedule” for each of the sites
  • we will be seeking 2 volunteers for the sites indicated on the schedule

If you have questions, please be sure to contact Caitlin Richardson (caitlin.richardson@wisc.edu) or Dave Hankins (pastordave@portagepresbyterian.com).

Brad Conrad