Changes to Meal Service Starting January 25

    The last day of home meal delivery will be Friday, January 22. Starting Monday, January 25, meal boxes will be available for pickup at select schools. Dates and times are listed below under School Pickup.

    Meals for Students Learning In-Person

    Free breakfast and lunch will be provided to all students during in-person learning. Free meals will also be provided to students receiving in-person academic support. Menus are available at schoolcafe.com/spps. There will be a charge for a la carte purchases such as milk.

    In addition, families can pick up free meal kits once a week at their child’s school. Families are asked to pre-register to pick up these kits (link coming soon).

    For more information about how meals will be served and eaten when students return to school, visit spps.org/reopen.

  • School Pickup for Students Learning Virtually & Non-SPPS Students

    Meal boxes are available for any Saint Paul children 18 and under, plus those with a disability currently enrolled in a school program, who are not receiving meals at school. Children do not need to present to pick up meals. Please remember to practice social distancing (stay at least 6 feet away from other people) and wear a mask when picking up meals.

    MONDAY-FRIDAY THROUGH JANUARY 22 (8 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

    There will be no meal pickup available on Monday, January 18


  • Essential Home Delivery 

    Home delivery will be available to a limited number of Saint Paul Public Schools students learning virtually who are medically fragile or cannot leave their home to pick up meals. Please fill out this form to request home delivery.

  • Community Food Resources

    Ramsey County

    Meals on Wheels of Ramsey County is providing free home-delivered meals to Ramsey County adult residents who are impacted by COVID-19. This program is made possible by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. 

    City of Saint Paul

    The City of Saint Paul is partnering with Youthprise, Arts-Us, and the Sanneh Foundation to provide free meal service to Saint Paul families in need. Families with a minor child in the home can pick up one meal bag per child per week. Each meal bag contains seven dinners and seven snacks.

    Greater Twin Cities YMCA

    YMCA locations in St. Paul, Inver Grove Heights and Maplewood have free family meals and lunch bags Monday through Friday, noon-1 p.m. while supplies last.

    Salvation Army

    The West 7th and Eastside locations have free meal boxes Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

    Conway Community Center

    Grab-and-go meals are served Monday-Friday from 1-4 p.m.

    Hunger Solutions

    Enter your zip code and find food resources near you.

    Minnesota Food Helpline

    Call 888-711-1151 for assistance, Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.