Summer Resources 2021
School Summer Meals
As of June 21, meal sites will operate 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday–Friday (except July 2 and July 5) at these locations in Southeast Seattle:
Beacon Hill International Elementary 2025 14th Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98144
Dearborn Park Elementary 2820 S Orcas St. Seattle, WA 98108
Dunlap Elementary 4525 S Cloverdale St. Seattle, WA 98118
Emerson Elementary 9709 60th Ave S Seattle, WA 98118
Graham Hill Elementary 5149 S Graham St., Seattle, WA 98118
Hawthorne Elementary 4100 39th Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98118
Martin Luther King Jr Elementary 6725 45th Ave. S Seattle, WA 98118
Maple Elementary 4925 Corson Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98108
John Muir Elementary 3301 S Horton St. Seattle, WA 98144
Rainier Beach High School 8815 Seward Park Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98118
Rising Star Elementary 8311 Beacon Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98118
Each summer meal site will also have books students can take home!
Summer Meals at Seattle Parks
The Summer Lunch and Playground Recreation program, which runs from June 21 to August 25 this year, is a free opportunity that provides a meal and a snack, plus drop-in activities for kids ages 5-18. The program runs Monday through Friday from from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (lunch from 12-1pm; snack from 3-4pm), and will take place rain or shine.
Beacon Hill Playground, 1902 13th S
Brighton Playground, 6000 39th S
Highland Park, 1100 SW Cloverdale St.
Little Brook Park, 14043 32nd Ave NE
Maplewood Playfield, 4801 Corson Ave. S
North Acres Park 12718 1st
Othello Playground, 4351 S. Othello St.
Powell Barnett Park 352 MLK Jr Way
Pratt Park, 1800 S. Main St.
Roxhill Playground 2850 SW Roxbury St
Plant-based Food Share
PBFS serves low-income, underserved urban communities who live in food deserts and includes: African American, Latinx, & BlPOC children, families, elders, and domestic violence victims. They provide food boxes with organic produce, pantry essentials, and fresh baked goods, and culturally relevant, prepared meals. PBFS does this work as a way to heal our communities, to inspire community, and to encourage healthy lifestyles for those that are underserved and have historically been unable to grow their own food or access healthy foods.
Sign-ups for boxes open every Wednesday at 6:30 pm. PBFS still has boxes available for pick-up this Sunday or Monday; delivery may be available in certain cases. To sign up, visit: https://www.plantbasedfoodshare.org/seattle
Food Not Bombs
Food Not Bombs at Africa Town Center - 3100 S. Alaska
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday starting at 12:30pm, ending at 1:30pm.
Tilth Alliance Farm Stand
Buy local right in Rainier Beach, every Thursday, June 17-Sep. 30; 2-7 p.m. The farm stand offers an abundance of fresh vegetables, herbs, fruit, flowers, eggs, honey, and other agricultural products. Available products include produce grown right at our farm and additional items sourced from small, local farms.
Tilth Alliance's pay-what-you-can farm stand supports their goal of ensuring that everyone in the community has fair, equal, and dignified access to local, fresh, seasonal, organic, and sustainably-grown food. They offer those in need up to $20 of produce at no-cost per visit. They accept cash, credit, EBT, Fresh Bucks and offer SNAP Market Match.