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  • Summer meal program

    School districts, libraries, community centers and churches throughout Eastern Washington will once again offer a summer meal program.

  • Food banks welcome gardeners’ surplus produce

    The hot weather is ripening local gardens; soon it’ll be time to figure out what to do with all those extra zucchini. And tomatoes. And potatoes. For the past three …

  • Panel sets limit for Washington lawmakers’ free meals

    OLYMPIA – Legislators could accept as many as a dozen free meals from lobbyists each year under a new rule adopted by their ethics board. But in what could be …

  • Ethics panel rules free meals OK for Washington legislators

    OLYMPIA – A legislative ethics panel this week dismissed a complaint about some Washington state lawmakers accepting free meals from lobbyists, but it encouraged the Legislature to clarify how frequently …

  • Free Summer Meal Programs for Kids

    Central Valley School District Breakfast and lunch are available to all children 18 and younger in conjunction with Central Valley’s Summer School Program. Registration is not needed and children do …

  • Free summer meal program for kids

    The Spokane Public Schools’ free summer meal program for children is provided weekdays, Monday through Aug. 23, unless otherwise noted. No meals will be served July 4 and 5. Times …

  • Spokane Valley church serving free lunch to kids, adults this month

    The Spokane Valley Community of Christ Church started a free lunch program Tuesday – and word seems to be spreading. When lay minister Sandy VanDerWalker arrived at the church that …

  • Restaurant plans to serve 1,200 free holiday meals to needy

    Into how many pieces a pan of pumpkin dessert can be divided may not be a concern at an ordinary family Thanksgiving Dinner, but the Women’s and Children’s Free Restaurant …

  • Free meals offered today, Saturday

    Looking for somewhere to go for Christmas? Several area restaurants and organizations in North Idaho are offering free meals today and Christmas Day to anyone in need this holiday season. …

  • A meal with a side of good company

    Serving free hot dogs and hamburgers in the parking lot of a north-central Spokane church isn’t a paying gig. It’s the smiles that bring Julie Gardner out in a green …

  • Turkey giveaway now continues until 6 tonight

    The free Thanksgiving meal giveaway continues today at the Salvation Army in Spokane.

  • Free Thanksgiving meals available today, Thursday

    Mid-City Concerns in downtown Spokane is known for serving meals to seniors at its center and through its Meals on Wheels program. On Thanksgiving Day, however, the agency will serve …

  • Free holiday meals planned

    Several Inland Northwest organizations will once again offer free Thanksgiving meals on the actual holiday, Thursday, Nov. 26, and other nonprofits will offer the traditional meal during the days leading …

  • New wheels for free meals

    Each year, more than 700,000 free meals are served to the hungry in Spokane, according to the director of a nonprofit agency that gleans leftover food from area restaurants and …

  • More kids qualify for meal assistance

    If the number of students qualifying for free or reduced-price meals is an indicator of poverty in school districts, then Eastern Washington and North Idaho are getting poorer. School districts …

  • Demand up for free, reduced-price school meals

    If the number of students qualifying for free- or reduced-price meals is an indicator of poverty within local school districts, then Eastern Washington and North Idaho are getting poorer.

  • Thanksgiving meals

    Several Inland Northwest organizations offer free Thanksgiving meals this week. No reservations are required, unless indicated. If you know of other meal sites, please contact Rebecca Nappi at rebeccan@spokesman.com or …



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