'No Kid Hungry' initiative providing free meals in Tampa Bay

Posted at 1:16 PM, Jun 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-01 17:08:37-04

Many kids are going to summer camp, enjoying vacations or just playing with friends during their summer break. 

For some children though, summer is an uncertain time. It is a time where they don't know where their next nutritious meal will come from as millions of children nationwide rely on school meals.

Enter the 'No Kid Hungry' initiative. It's a national non-profit that is working to end child hunger in America through its No Kid Hungry campaign.

Families in need can text 'food' to 877877 and receive a message back with locations closest to where their area for free summer meals. You can also call the hunger hotline at 1-866-348-6479.

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