Missoula Food Bank & Community Center partners with area after-school and summer programs in providing nutritious meals and snacks for kids.

Our after-school partners are located at several area schools and after-school programs. Children access meals through after-school programs including Flagship, EmPower Place, Parks and Recreation, Boys & Girls Club, and Missoula Public Library.

Some of our summertime partners include Flagship, Boys & Girls Club, EmPower Place, North Missoula CDC,  Alberton School and Missoula Public Library.


Our Kids Eat Free Mobile Meals bus supports healthy meals for local kids during schools out days, holiday breaks and through the COVID-19 pandemic. Check the schedule below to see where to meet the bus for grab-and-go meal pick up in your area. Be sure to listen for the Food Bus song written & recorded for MFB&CC by The Whizpops!

Schedule updates beginning in JUNE 2022
No meals served July 4th

Kids Eat Free Mobile Meal Bus Schedule

Monday through Friday: Breakfast & Lunch

June 13–Aug 30
  • 10:35-11:00am: Linda Vista Apts
  • 11:20-11:45am: Sission University Apts
  • 12:00-12:25pm: Travois Village Mobile Park
  • 12:40-1:05pm: Futura Mobile Park

Meal Schedule at EmPower Place

June 13–Aug 30
  • Breakfast Monday-Friday: 10am – 11:30pm
  • Lunch: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11:30-6pm

Missoula Public Library

June 13 – August 30
  • Lunch: Monday through Friday: 11:30am-1pm

Council Groves Apartments

June 13–Aug 26
  • Breakfast & Lunch: Monday through Friday, 9-11 & 12-2

Lolo School

June 6–Aug 23
  • Lunch: Monday through Friday: 11:30am-1pm

River of Life Church

June 13-Aug 26  |  Monday through Friday, not July 4 & 5
  • 11-11:30am: Creekside Apartments (1405 E Broadway St, Missoula)
  • 11:45-12:15pm: East Missoula Lions Park (766 Michigan Ave, Missoula)
  • 12:30-1pm: W. Riverside Community Park (1305 Haaglund Dr, Milltown)

Missoula County Public Schools

June 13-Aug 12 |  Monday through Friday, not July 4
  • Breakfast: 8:30-10:30am
  • Lunch: 11am-1pm

Elementary Locations

  • Chief Charlo
  • Lowell
  • Franklin
  • Russell

Frenchtown School Community Library

June 7 – August 18
  • Breakfast & Lunch: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 12-1pm

Alberton School

June 20 – August 11, Not July 4th
  • Breakfast & Lunch: Monday through Thursday: 9am – 1pm

Follow us on Facebook or Instagram for the most up to date details.  For more information, contact Jamie Breidenbach, Program Manager (406) 549-0543 ext. 213