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Tallassee City Schools, Baylor University to Bring Meals to Students in Need

The Tallassee city school system is working with Baylor University to bring meals directly to the homes of students in need through a program called Meals To You. It’s estimated 60% of Tallassee students are eligible for free or reduced lunches. While the school system has offered curbside meal pickup, some students’ families can’t get to the location to receive…

School System Partnership Will Help Bring Food Directly to Students’ Doors

A new partnership is helping to ensure Tallassee City School students in need have food to put on the table. According to Child Nutrition Program Coordinator Loria Hunter, 60% of students in the Tallassee City School system are eligible for free and reduced lunches. When the coronavirus pandemic began, the school system offered curbside pickup to help meet students nutritional…