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Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County expands food program

Posted at 2:39 PM, Mar 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-23 14:40:02-04

MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County is expanding its food program due to the coronavirus pandemic, adding distribution sites and now feeding parents.

Starting Monday from 4 to 8 p.m., children can pick up free, ready-to-eat meals. This is in addition to the designated time when families can receive free, ready-to-eat meals from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In addition, the Martin County School District will roll out its summer feeding program, distributing a meal and snack from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday through Friday at Warfield Elementary in Indiantown, J.D. Parker Elementary in Stuart, Port Salerno Elementary and Hobe Sound Elementary.

Additional locations for evening meals from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at its four club locations:

  • Cole-Clark Club, 11500 SE Lares Ave., Hobe Sound
  • Bill & Barbara Whitman Club, 17375 SW Palm Beach St., Indiantown
  • H. Wayne Huizenga Club, 1150 SW Martin Downs Blvd., Palm City
  • John & Marge Bolton Club, 4731 SE Flounder Ave., Stuart

In addition, each evening from 4 to 7 p.m., the Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County will distribute meals from Hobe Sound Mobile Village and Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church.