Free Summer Lunch Program for all Fannin County Children!

By on June 1, 2018

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Hot lunches now being served every Monday & Wednesday during the months of June and July. Sponsored through the Bright From The Start Program.

Bright From The Start, also known as Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning, was established on July 1, 2004.

Their Mission is to enhance children’s early education experience to promote their academic, social-emotional, and physical development in partnership with families, communities, the early care and education industry, and stakeholders.

Bright From The Start strives to increase the number of Georgia’s children and families that will become accessible to quality care and to the learning programs. Bright from the Start’s work attempts to expand support services to after school programs as well as during school hours.

Meal service 12 – 12:30 rain or shine at the following locations!

  • Brooks Summit Apartments
  • Blue Ridge Housing Authority
  • Shady Oak Village Trailer Park
  • Highway 5 Trailer Park
  • North Court Apartments
  • Jones Street Apartments & Park
  • Brookstone Apartments
  • Mineral Springs Apartments

Snack-in-a-Backpack
And new this summer, Bright From the Start is partnering with Fannin County’s Snack-in-a Backpack to make this summer meal service a reality.

Snack-in-a-Backpack will also deliver non-perishable food stuffs on Fridays for weekend consumption at the same locations.

Volunteers Needed!
Delivery teams on Fridays for Snack-in-a-Backpack deliveries. If you feel the calling to become part of this much needed community service program, it’s simple!

Just call 706-374-5912
Give the secretary your name and contact information and we’ll get back to you by phone or email discuss whatever role appeals to you.

Not in Fannin County? Contact Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning, 2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, 754 East Tower, Atlanta, Georgia 30334.
Call 404-656-5957 or 1-888-442-7735. Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. – except state holidays