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FWISD / TAFB Food Distribution TODAY!!

FORT WORTH ISD WILL DISTRIBUTE “MEALS TO GO” FOR STUDENTS ON MONDAY, FEB 22 AT 25 LOCATIONS

Meals to go for Fort Worth ISD students  will be available at 25 locations on MondayFebruary 22.  Even though the District will be closed Monday and Tuesday as employees assess damage and make repairs caused by last week’s winter storm, meals for Monday and Tuesday will be distributed on Monday at the usual times.      Three sites that are usually on the list will not be available Monday:  Bonnie Brae ElementarySeminary Hills Park Elementary, and Arlington Heights High School.

The sites that will be open are:

Amon Carter Riverside HS                   8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Diamond Hill-Jarvis HS                        9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Trimble Tech HS                                   10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Western Hills HS                                   9:00 – 10 a.m.

 

J.P. Elder MS                                         10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

William James MS                                 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Morningside MS                                     9:00 – 10 a.m.

Rosemont MS                                         9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Jacquet MS                                             8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

International Newcomers                      9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Como Montessori                                    8:15 – 9:15 a.m.

Glencrest 6th                                           10:20 – 11:20 a.m.

McLean 6th                                              7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

 

West Handley ES                                    8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Daggett ES                                              8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

De Zavala ES                                           8:00 – 9:30 a.m.

East Handley ES                                      8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Christene C. Moss ES                              8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

A.M. Pate ES                                            8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

M.L. Phillips ES                                        7:00 – 9:30 a.m.

South Hills ES                                          8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Washington Heights ES                          8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Westcreek ES                                           8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Woodway ES                                            9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Clifford Davis ES                                      8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

The Fort Worth ISD is partnering with Tarrant Area Food Bank to host two additional mobile food distribution events for families impacted by recent winter weather, February 19-22.

In addition to the weekly Mega Mobile Market, held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Friday at FWISD’s Herman Clark Stadium, two additional food distributions will take place at the stadium this week – 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, February 20 and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, February 22. Herman Clark Stadium is located at 5201 CA Roberson Blvd.

All three events are open to the public and will provide fresh, nutritious food on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The City of Fort Worth will move its overnight shelter at the Convention Center to other locations, on Friday, February 19, for families who are still without power. Transportation will be provided for guests moving from the convention center to the new overnight sites. The city has also provided details about area warming locations open to residents without electrical power.  For more information about area organizations and businesses that have opened their doors as warming stations, visit the city's closure page at https://www.fortworthtexas.gov/closures.  

It is recommended that residents call before traveling to these locations. Times and availability are different for each facility. COVID-19 screening will be done before entering the building, and COVID-19 protocols will be in place. 

The Tarrant Area Food Bank has announced that their regular food distribution sites are not all open. Call 817-857-7100 or visit their Facebook for updates on emergency mobile markets and  additional mega mobile markets that supply up to 100 pounds of fresh produce, protein, milk, and pantry staples. TAFB's Facebook  For Tarrant Area Food Bank's agencies partners near your neighborhood visit  https://tafb.org/find-food/.

You may also call 211 or 311 for information on the nearest organization providing food assistance to those in need or the closest warm station.

New information will be posted as we get it. Check periodically and keep safe!