Free School Meals in Sunderland.
Marcus Rashford has kicked the nation into action with his heart-warming campaign to make sure children who normally receive free school meals don’t go hungry during half term.
It’s by no means a comprehensive list, but we’ve put together a guide on several Sunderland businesses participating in the movement and who are giving away free school meals in Sunderland.
SUNDERLAND CITY COUNCIL & RYAN RILEY
We’re delighted to learn that our chums at Sunderland City Council are supporting North East native Ryan Riley’s work in ending child food poverty.
Ryan is opening the Life Kitchen cookery school in Mowbray Park provide 150 packed lunches for kids each day plus extra bake at home meals (Mac & cheese etc).
RANA’S FISH AND CHIPS
The fabulous team at Rana’s are offering all children a free meal this half-term. Catch them over on Westbourne Drive
CITY TEA ROOMS, SUNDERLAND
This local tea room announces on their Facebook page that they would be offering free meals for children this half term to help families this half term.
They’re offering sausage and chips with a cup drink on the side.
Contact their Facebook page or ring the business to book a collection.
DELI-CIOUS, HOUGHTON, SUNDERLAND
This Houghton deli announced on their Facebook page that they would be providing free children’s meals to families who need a helping hand.
SUNDERLAND COMMUNITY SOUP KITCHEN
If you are local to the Sunderland area, the Sunderland Community Soup Kitchen is located on Old Mill Rd and helps to supply food to those who need it.
This terrific takeaway team in Houghton is offering any kids meal free between 5-6pm this week.
SUNDERLAND FOOD BANK
This charity has several locations in and around Sunderland which are all open to donations. Do your thing Sunderland.