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Summer Meals Program Begins June 28 + Pandemic-EBT Help Available

Please follow this link for information regarding summer meals for students:

Summer Meals Program

 

Summer Meal Sites 2021 

Get Help Buying Food With Pandemic-EBT:

Your student may be eligible for food assistance with the Pandemic EBT (P-EBT): Emergency School Meals Program. Every eligible student may qualify for up $123 per month.

This benefit is for Washington children in grades K-12 who receive free or reduced school meals.

If you have not filled out a current free or reduced meal application for this school year, please complete an application to be eligible for P-EBT benefits: www.fwps.org/lunchapplication.

How do eligible families receive the P-EBT benefit?

  • This benefit is provided on an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card which is used like a debit card to buy food.
  • Each eligible family will receive one P-EBT card per eligible child to the address as its shown in ParentVUE. Make sure you verify your address is up to date by logging into ParentVUE, going to online registrations, and updating address.

Questions?

  • For help determining if your child qualifies for free or reduced meals contact FWPS Nutrition Services at 253-945-5555.
  • Families may also contact the P-EBT call center at 1-833-518-0282.
  • For additional information, go to https://www.fwps.org/Page/7662.