Free dinner program helps Salt Lake families in need

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SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Community Action is starting its summer dinner program aimed at fighting hunger and helping families in need.

The dinner program offers free meals to children ages 0 to 18 to address “summer food loss and nutrition needs.”

Adults can purchase a meal for $3 from Utah Community Action.

The program will run Monday through Friday, June 4 to August 10 (excluding holidays), at the following Head Start locations:

Cathy Caputo Hoskins 
Head Start
6447 West 4100 South
West Valley City, UT 84128
4-6:30 pm

South Salt Lake 
Head Start
2825 South 200 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
4-6:30 pm

Magna
Head Start
8275 West 3500 South
Magna, UT 84044
4-6:30 pm