SAINT PETER THE APOSTLE SCHOOL PARTNERS WITH NUTRITIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERVICES OF THE ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA TO PROVIDE MEALS TO CHILDREN IMPACTED BY THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) PANDEMIC

Tuesday, May 19th

Nutritional Development Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is currently sponsoring feeding sites throughout the region to ensure that children and youth ages 18 years or younger continue to have access to wholesome nourishing meals.

Children and youth who are in need of healthy and nutritious meals are receiving ongoing assistance in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic thanks to Nutritional Development Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (NDS) and Saint Peter the Apostle School

Saint Peter the Apostle School is an NDS sponsored feeding site for children in need of nutritious sustenance. Families can collect multiple days’ worth of meals consisting of breakfasts and lunches per child, per visit. Children do not have to be present to receive a meal.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Saint Peter the Apostle School

1009 N. 5th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19123

Throughout the region, NDS has partnered with over 100 sites to ensure children have access to nutritious meals at no cost. All breakfast and lunch options provide children with their daily requirement for calories and key growth nutrients. Each site features a “grab and go” delivery system respecting and following all directives and guidelines provided by government and health department officials. Funding for these meals is from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Information on NDS’ feeding sites for children including days, locations, and hours of operation can be found by visiting a dedicated link on the NDS website at nutritionaldevelopmentservices.org/covid19/#feedingsites. The page will be updated regularly with information and additional feeding sites as they become available. Saint Peter the Apostle School was founded by the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1848.  Saint Peter the Apostle School has a long history of educating children in the Northern Liberties and Fishtown area.  For more information about Saint Peter the Apostle School, please visit  www.stpetertheapostleschool.com/ .