Updates to meal distribution beginning April 6th and beyond

We hope that all Catalyst families are staying safe and are doing well. 

For the remainder of this week, all Catalyst families can pick up free grab-and-go meals from 9 a.m.–1 p.m. at any CPS school. To find the location nearest your home, please visit https://schoolinfo.cps.edu/schoollocator/index.html

There will be an update to CPS school meal sites beginning April 6, 2020 and moving forward.  

For the full list of  meal sites open during spring break (April 6-9, 2020) and under the consolidated site plan beginning April 13, 2020 please visit cps.edu/mealsites or call 773-553-KIDS.

Meal sites will not be open on Friday, April 10 to give our team members off for Good Friday, and we ask families to plan accordingly.

Additionally, the following can be accessed for meal resources: 

  • Chicago Food Depository has a link for families in need
  • Why Hunger – an up to date listing of where families can find meal resources

Please contact our team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any quesitons or concerns we can address. We hope that you are staying safe and are doing well! 

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