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Emergency Meals Program: Cambridge Public Schools

By Cambridge Public Schools

Every weekday, Cambridge Public Schools will be packing and distributing bagged breakfasts and lunches to locations throughout the city. Winter break meal kits

Emergency Meals Program.
This is an ongoing program.
Monday through Friday. Afternoon.
  • If your last name starts with A - M, please come at 12:00 PM
  • N - Z, please come at 12:30 PM

Ages Young Adult to Senior Adult.

Cambridge residents only

  • ALL Cambridge children and youth are eligible to participate between ages Prenatal - 18 years old (or 22 in some cases, see below).
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult 
  • Families with babies and preschoolers are welcome
  • Charter School students are welcome
  • Special education students up to age 22 are welcome
  • No one asks your name, age, school affiliation -- totally anonymous and confidential!


Please complete the Meal Request Form in order to make sure we have enough meals for everyone. Questions can be asked in-person on site.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing


Contact us for more information.


  • In-person only.

Haggerty School

110 Cushing Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Strawberry Hill and West Cambridge
Peabody School

70 Rindge Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States

North Cambridge
King Open School

850 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
United States

Wellington Harrington
Morse School

40 Granite Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. School

102 Putnam Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Fletcher-Maynard Academy

225 Windsor Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

The Port
Cambridgepark Drive, Yellow School Bus

35 Cambridgepark Drive
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States

Cambridge Highlands
Rindge Towers Parking Lot

362-364 Rindge Avenue, Look for the yellow school bus
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States

Cambridge Highlands and North Cambridge

Refer to the CPSD website or flier for specific entrance information for each site.

Wheelchair accessible

You must complete the Meal Plan Form ahead of time

Additional information

Please complete the Meal Request Form every day to help us accurately plan and distribute meals.

Cambridge families who are facing food challenges are all welcome to pick up one bag per child/youth, regardless of Free/Reduced Price Lunch status.

Emergency Meal Plan Flier