DANVILLE — The Boys and Girls Club of Danville will conduct a Summer Food Service Program during the next couple months.
The summer food program will run 11 a.m.-1 p.m. June 12 through Aug. 9 at the Boys and Girls Club, Mervis Unit, 850 N. Griffin St.
The club plans to serve about 175 of its own members. However, the program is available to all eligible children without charge regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or disability.
Any person who feels that he or she has been discriminated against in any USDA related activity should write immediately to: USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights; 1400 Independence Ave. SW; Washington, DC, 20250-9410.
For information about the program, contact Rob Gifford, executive director of the Boys and Girls Club of Danville, at 217-446-4315.
Breakfast at Lincoln
Beginning Monday, Quaker Oats volunteers will provide free, nourishing breakfast to underserved children ages 4-18 9-10:30 a.m. Monday through Friday.
The Breakfast in the Park truck be near the pavilion. After breakfast, community organizations will lead wellness-related activities.
During summer months, accessing meals can be challenging, according to a Quaker press release. In response to this need, Quaker has served more than 19,000 breakfasts since the 2011 inaugural year.
The Quaker Oats Company, headquartered in Chicago, is a unit of PepsiCo, Inc., one of the world's largest consumer packaged goods companies.