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Meal Distribution

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Local schools are providing meals for students during the COVID-19 related closures. Here is a compilation of what is being offered (updated as of 03-22-20, 11:50 am). Some offer lunch, some offer lunch and breakfast. Some provide other community food resources.  

 Sweetwater Union High School District

  • National City Middle School (1701 D Ave) meal distribution for students from 11:00 am -3:00 pm 
    • Monday, March 23rd each child will receive 5 breakfast & 5 lunch meals.
    • Tuesday, March 31st each child will receive 4 breakfast & 4 lunch meals.

 National School District

  • Las Palmas Elementary School (1900 E 18th St)  meal distribution for students from 10:00 am -12:30 pm
    •  Daily distribution, Monday through Friday
    • Each child will be provided a garb & go breakfast and lunch at the same time

 San Diego County Office of Education meal sites 


City of National City

The Senior Nutrition Center

  • 1415 D Ave
  • The Senior Nutrition Center will continue to serve grab & go meals Monday through Friday between 11:00 am -12:30 pm

Casa de Salud Youth Center 

  • 1408 E. Harding Ave
  • Grab & go lunches will be available between 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Kimball Senior Center

  • 1221 D Ave
  • The San Diego Food Bank hosts a Senior Food Distribution every Fourth Thursday of the month from 9:00 am - 12:00pm for seniors 60 and over


Other Resources