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Food Benefits for All NYC Public School Students
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School Meals: Free Grab & Go Meals for All

Additional COVID-19 Food Resources


About School Meal Hubs

The NYC Department of Education is providing free grab-and-go meals for all New Yorkers at 400+ school Meal Hubs throughout the city.

Meals are available for pick up 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM, Monday - Friday:

7:30 AM - 11:30 AM for children & families

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM for all New Yorkers


  • No registration or ID required. No one will be turned away

  • ​Vegetarian and halal options are available at all sites

  • Certain sites offer certified kosher meals 

  • During Ramadan, 32 sites across the city have increased supply and distribution of halal meals


  • Text “FOOD” or "COMIDA" to 877-877

  • Visit NYC Department of Education to search for a site and for more information, including menus and lists of sites offering kosher and increased halal during Ramadan

  • Search Community Food Advocates' map and list (sites offering kosher and increased halal during Ramadan are indicated)


Map of School Meal Hubs

Find a Hub to retrieve meals

Click here to open the map in a new window and search

Updated: May 24, 2020


List of School Meal Hubs

Find a Hub to retrieve meals

The full list of sites below is sorted by Community School District then school name

Updated: May 24, 2020


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