Lancaster County Summer Meals Round Up

July 23, 2020

Cocalico School District

Distributing free meals on weekdays on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 am to 1 pm. No sign up required. All children 18 and under are eligible. Drive-through or walk up available at the back of each of the following buildings (look for Act of Love signs):

Adamstown Elementary | 256 West Main Street
Reamstown Elementary | 44 South Reamstown Road

Contact Mr. Chris Dunn at for more information.

Columbia School District

Providing Grab and Go Breakfast and Lunch sponsored by Hands Across the Street Monday thru Friday from 11 am to 1 pm. Anyone under the age of 18 may participate. Locations:

Columbia Presbyterian 360 locust street, Columbia PA

MT Zion AME – 222 S 5th St, Columbia, PA 17512

Columbia VFW – 401 Manor St, Columbia, PA 17512

Wagon Werks Apartments – 920 Plane St, Columbia, PA 17512

Conestoga Valley School District

  • Sponsored by the Conestoga Valley Christian Community Services, Grab and go meals for students available for pick up on Tuesdays from 11 am to Noon at:
  • Flory Park – 416 Dohner Dr. Lancaster, Pa. 17602
  • Country Club Apartments – 323 Aaron Lane Lancaster, Pa. 17601
  • Ebeneezer Evangelical Congregational Church Brownstown – 23 S. State St. Brownstown, Pa. 17508
  • Families must show a student ID for each meal. To help keep the line moving, please hold up CV student IDs and signs to the car window in order to indicate how many students need meals as you pull up to the pickup location.
  • Meals are available on weekdays to ALL kids age 18 or younger.
  • Locations: Until Friday April 10, at the Janus School in Mount Joy and Donegal Intermediate School.
  • As of Monday, April 13, meal distribution will change from the Janus School to Donegal High School and Donegal Intermediate School.
  • Time: 11am-1pm

Elanco School District

  • Sponsored by CrossNet Ministries, summer meals are being offered to families who access the Free and Reduced Lunch Program at the ELANCO School District. Youth may pick up a free bagged lunch Monday–Friday at CrossNet Ministries, 127 W. Franklin St. New Holland, PA the first weekday of summer. Each lunch includes a drink, fruit, chips, sandwich or other main dish and a snack. For more information or to volunteer, please contact .


  • Ephrata High School: Enter auditorium parking lot from Old Mill Road.  Pick-up will be by the courtyard entrance.
  • Fulton Elementary School: Enter rear parking lot and use the drop-off/pick-up loop.
  • Clay Elementary School: Pull up to the front entrance.

Manheim Township School District

  • Mondays through Fridays from 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Locations:
  • Bucher Elm 450 Candlewick RD, Lancaster PA​
  • Schaffer Elm 875 Pleasure RD, Lancaster PA

Pequea Valley School District

School District of Lancaster

Free meals to all children 18 and under are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to noon as follows:


      J.P. McCaskey HS 445 N Reservoir St, Lancaster, PA 17602​

      Carter & MacRae Elm 251 S Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603​

      Hamilton Elm 1300 Wabank Rd, Lancaster, PA 17603​


      J.P. McCaskey HS 445 N Reservoir St, Lancaster, PA 17602

      Hand Middle School 431 S Ann St, Lancaster, PA 17602​

      Wheatland Middle School -919 Hamilton Park Dr, Lancaster, PA 17603

Other meal offerings:

  • For families living in school districts not listed here can locate sites that serve free meals to children during the summer:
  • Call 1.866.3Hungry or 1.877.8Hambre
  • Text “MEALPA” to 877877 during the summer months
  • Visit the website:
  • Use the site locator for smartphones –
  • Elizabethtown area’s nearby resources for food-insecure families
  • Families who live in the Warwick School District and who are in need of food are encouraged to call the Warwick Community Chest hotline 717-627-0770.