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Greater Cleveland Food Bank

Kids Cafe

Programs/Kids Cafe
Kids Cafe

Working with schools and nonprofit after school programs to provide children with a nutritious meal.

Throughout the school year, the Greater Cleveland Food Bank partners with schools and nonprofit after school programs to provide children with a nutritious dinner. These healthy meals are delivered daily at no cost our partners. Along with the meals, nutrition education is provided to sites once a month.

If you have any questions please call Alonzo Vance at 216-738-2136 or email kids@clevelandfoodbank.org.

Looking to Start a Site?
Check out the fact sheet to see how to get started. View the 2015 Kids Cafe handbook here.

Apply
Bring Kids Cafe to your site by clicking here to fill our the online application and click here to register for a training.

All sites that wish to participate in the Kids Cafe Program must complete an application and training. Current sites wanting to continue participating must reapply annually and have two staff/volunteers attend the yearly training each September.

If you wish to begin receiving meals in October, you must complete the application and submit all documents by Sept. 19, 2014. To begin receiving meals in subsequent months, applications and documents must be submitted no later than the 15th of the prior month.

To process your application you will need to submit:

  • Complete Application
  • Signed and dated Separate Entity Agreement
  • Signed Letter of Agreement
  • Health Inspection
  • Food Service License or Exception Letter
  • Fire Inspection

Sample Meals

Sample Meal #1

  • Garden burger on
    whole wheat bun
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Veggie medley
  • Fresh fruit

Sample Meal #2:

  • Veal cutlet on
    whole wheat bun
  • Sweet potato tots
  • Green beans
  • Fresh fruit

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