Published DateLACONIA — Got Lunch! Laconia will be hosting a Laconia Police Department Officer Thursday, June 6, at 4 p.m. in the basement of the Congregational Church, located in downtown Laconia, across from the Laconia train station.
Volunteers interested in participating in this program by delivering lunches on Monday mornings are being asked to attend this training.
Got Lunch! Laconia is in it's third year, and delivers a week's worth of healthy lunch fixings to any Laconia school children who request it through their individual Laconia schools. The program operates for the entire summer, when the schools are not in session, and seeks to provide the nutrition that children receive during the school year through the free or reduced
In 2012 there were 208 community volunteers who helped with the program, but this year the program still needs help delivering the lunches. Over 35,600 lunches have been distributed in the first two years of the program, and this year as many as 600 children are expected to be fed
For more information, visit www.gotlunchlaconia.com, or contact Rev. Paula Gile at 524-0668.