School Bus Drivers Are Delivering Meals
Some school districts around the United States are keeping their bus drivers busy despite the suspension of classes. Time.com reports on the Estacada, Oregon district, which serves 1,700 students, 50% of whom qualify for free or reduced meals. Its coronavirus response program produces 750 breakfasts and lunches per day, meals which are then delivered by the district’s bus drivers.
11Alive.com reports on a similar program in Marietta, Georgia, and BridgeMI.com reports on another in Roscommon, MI.
Individuals who want to support efforts around the country to feed people in need can contribute to one of the following organizations by clicking on the image:
Help deliver meals to senior citizens who are most vulnerable to COVID-19.
Find your local food bank and make a monetary contribution or food donation.
Help chef Jose Andrés deliver meals and open community kitchens for needy Americans.