Lowndes County - Food Resources During School Closure

Recognizing many students eat two meals a day at school, Lowndes County Schools is opening five school cafeterias to provide meals to students. Minimizing contact is key in managing COVID-19; therefore, these are all Drive-Thru events.

Meals will be given on the following days:  Monday, March 30th, Wednesday, April 1st, and Friday, April 3rd:

Food will be available at the following schools for any student enrolled in a Lowndes County School:  Hahira Middle School, Lowndes Middle School, Pine Grove Middle School, Moulton Branch Elementary School, and Clyattville Elementary School from 12:00-1:00 pm. Pick up near the kitchen door at each school.

***Student(s) MUST be with the parent at the pickup site. If the student is sick and unable to come, parents can pick up the food for the student if they provide a note from a doctor.***

Meal Pickup Schedule:
Monday: You will pick up a meal for lunch on Monday; breakfast and lunch for Tuesday; and breakfast for Wednesday.

Wednesday: You will pick up a meal for lunch on Wednesday; breakfast and lunch for Thursday and breakfast for Friday.

Friday: You will pick up a meal for lunch on Friday; breakfast and lunch for Saturday.

Second Harvest Food Bank 

Quote from website: “Our Second Harvest team is coordinating with communities across our service area to determine where we can best complement relief efforts, if any, that may be planned. We will be making announcements beginning Monday on where/when South Georgia families can get help. Those will be posted here and on our social media channels. Please check back regularly for updates.”

If you need help in the meantime, you can utilize our Pantry Finder HERE. We recommend that you call prior to visiting just in case hours have changed.