““Dallas” children need good nutrition year-round so they can learn, grow and succeed in life,” said “Gateway Charter Academy (214) 375-1921”. “With nearly 2 million food insecure children living in Texas, these healthy meals are vital to nourishing young Texans during the summer vacation.”


“Meal drop off locations are along Gateway Charter Academy’s Bus Routes with start times of 10:00 a.m. thru 12:00 p.m. “Gateway Charter Academy” is one of the nonprofit organizations partnering with TDA to serve meals across Texas. Families are encouraged to use these three tools to find a meal site anywhere in the state:


  • Call 2-1-1 to speak to a live operator
  • Visit for an interactive site locator map
  • Text FOODTX or COMIDA to 877-877 Source: USDA and DALLAS COUNTY