By Richard Meek

The Catholic Commentator

The Diocese of Baton Rouge Child Nutrition Program announced it will be offering Grab N Go meal services at four sites beginning May 11.

The program will be offering free breakfast and lunch curbside pickup service for all students in the Baton Rouge area. The service is available for all students 18 years of age and younger regardless of school enrollment.

Drive-thru meals will be provided on Mondays only from 10 a.m.-noon.

Each student will receive a package containing five breakfasts and five lunches.  Walk-up service will also be available but all should maintain proper social distancing, according to program officials.

Packaged meals will be distributed first-come/first serve basis at the following schools in Baton Rouge: Our Lady of Mercy Church, St. Francis Xavier, Redemptorist St. Gerard and St. Jean Vianney.

Nutrition program staff members will be wearing face masks or face shields when appropriate. Also, the temperature of each staff member will be taken before entering the café.

They will also be cleaning and sanitizing their work areas when on the school campus.