Birmingham City Schools get help with some meals for students

Birmingham City Schools get help with some meals for students
Hundreds of parents and students took advantage of the first day of Lamar County School District's Feeding Program. At Oak Grove Primary School, parents drove through with their kids in tow to grab breakfast and lunch from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Source: Karrie Leggett-Brown)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: Birmingham City Schools has teamed up with Kikstart, Inc. to provide school lunches for children up to 18 years old from now until June 5.

Here are the details:

Lunches for Birmingham students
Lunches for Birmingham students (Source: Birmingham City Schools)

ORIGINAL: Birmingham City Schools announced that after Monday, April 6 they will be suspending their meal service program until further notice.

Students and families are invited to pick up meals from any school location or community center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday. BCS says this will be the last day until further notice.

Jerod Bishop with BCS said, “It is for the safety of our employees and we are currently considering other contactless feeding options.”

Pick up locations are as follows:

● East Pinson Valley: 3000 Jefferson State Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35215

● Hawkins Park Recreation Center: 8920 Roebuck Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35206

● Willow Wood Park: 5312 Georgia Rd, Birmingham, AL 35212

● Inglenook Park: 4016 37th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35217

● North Birmingham Park Recreation Center: 3501 28th St N, Birmingham, AL 35207

● Fountain Heights Park: 1101 15th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35204

● Hooper City Park Recreation Center: 3901 4th St W, Birmingham, AL 35207

● Sandusky Park: 305 Pratt Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35214

● Howze-Sanford Park Recreation Center: 320 Ave D, Birmingham, AL 35214

● McAlpine Park: 1115 Avenue F Birmingham, Alabama 35218

● Ensley Park: 2800 Avenue K, Birmingham, AL 35218

● Central Park Recreation Center: 4700 Ter Q, Birmingham, AL 35208

● Roosevelt Park: Bessemer, AL 35020

● Wiggins Park: 3301 Jefferson Ave SW, Birmingham, AL 35221

● Henry Crumpton Recreation Center: 346 Gloria Rd SW, Birmingham, AL 35211

● Harrison Park Recreation Center: 901 17th St SW, Birmingham, AL 35211

● Memorial Park Recreation Center: 524 6th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205

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