POSTED: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 2:13pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 9:16am
The East Texas Food Bank's Summer Food Program kicked off today at City Park in Tyler.
The program provides nutritios meals free to all children ages 1 to 18 at 56 different sites across East Texas.
The free meals help children in low income areas get the nutrition they need to learn and grow.
Executive Director of East Texas Food Bank, Dennis Cullinane tell KETK while their mission is to make sure the kids are getting healthy meals, they also want to make it a fun experience.
A full list of locations and dates for Summer Food Program sites can be found HERE .