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Summer Dinner Program Supports Families in Salt Lake

Summer Dinner Program Supports Families in Salt Lake

Utah Community Action’s summer dinner program is offering free meals to families to address summer food loss and nutrition needs. The program offers free dinners to children 0-18 and adults can purchase a meal at a low cost of $3.00.

Utah Community Action’s Central Kitchen conducts the summer food program, which runs for 11 weeks at four sites throughout Salt Lake County. Family enrichment is also a part of the program with activities planned daily to engage everyone and to create a more inviting atmosphere.

The program will run Monday-Friday, June 6-August 12 (closed July 3-4 and 24-25), at the following Head Start locations:

Cathy Caputo Hoskins Head Start
6447 West 4100 South
West Valley City, UT 84128
4:30-6:30 pm

James R. Russel Head Start
1240 American Beauty Dr.
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
4:30-6:30 pm

Magna Head Start
8275 West 3500 South
Magna, UT 84044
4:30-6:30 pm

South Salt Lake Head Start
2825 South 200 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
4-6:30 pm

For more information about the summer dinner program and the Community Action Program’s nutrition services, visit or call 801.977.1122.

About Utah Community Action

Since 1965, Utah Community Action (formerly known as Salt Lake Community Action Program) has provided comprehensive services that address the many factors that affect an individual’s ability to attain self-sufficiency. The organization’s holistic services address many needs, including early childhood and adult education, housing, holistic case management, employment, food security, health, and crisis services.


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