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Feb 13th

After-school and summer meals at the Jerry Gamble and East Side Clubs

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photoxpress 4366099CKC Good Food and the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities have partnered to provide after-school and summer meals to youth up to age 18 at the nonprofit's Jerry Gamble Club in North Minneapolis and the East Side Club in Saint Paul. As part of the At-Risk After-School Meal program administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Minnesota Department of Education, the partnership helps fill a nutritional gap for at-risk youth. The nonprofit anticipates serving 100 to 200 meals each day at the two clubs.

Breakfast and Lunch will begin June 9th at the following locations:

Jerry Gamble Club, 2410 Irving Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411 10 AM and 1 PM. For more information: 612-522-3636.

East Side Club, 1620 Ames Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55106 10 AM and 1 PM. For more information: 651-774-5654.

Club hours at these locations during the summer are 9am – 5:30pm, Monday through Friday. Seventy-six percent of Club members in the Twin Cities qualify for free and reduced lunch during the school year. This partnership reflects Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities commitment to providing youth who enter our doors the tools to lead a healthy life.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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