Free Summer Food Program

Published: 3/29/2019


Date: March 29, 2019



Stephanie Gallegos

Interim Recreation Supervisor


(951) 826-2015


Free Summer Food Program


The City of Riverside Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department will be providing a free summer food program throughout the summer. The program, provided by the California Department of Education Nutrition Services Grant, will be offered Monday - Friday from June 3 - August 9, 2019. All sites will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Meals are free for youth ages 18 and younger and are served on a first-come, first-served basis. Below are the locations and serving times.


Meal Site Address Serving Time
Bobby Bonds Park 2060 University Avenue 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Bordwell Park 2008 MLK Boulevard 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Bryant Park 7950 Philbin Street 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Hunt Park 4015 Jackson Street 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
La Sierra Park 5215 La Sierra Avenue 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lincoln Park 4261 Park Avenue 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Nichols Park 5505 Dewey Avenue 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Patterson Park 1846 Linden Street 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Reid Park 701 N. Orange Street 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Villegas Park 3091 Esperanza Street 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.



USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

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In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

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To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:
http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) Fax: (202) 690-7442

(3) E-Mail: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

For additional information about the 2019 Summer Food Program, please call (951) 826-2000.