Parent Cafe Pop-Up offering free meals, resources to families

Families will receive a pre-packaged meal as well as bags filled with resources and art supplies.

Posted: Apr 15, 2020 3:58 PM

CHICO, Calif. -- Valley Oak Children's Services modified its' Butte Parent Cafe into a drive-thru Pop-Up to serve its' community this week.

Two weeks ago, it offered its' first round of Pop-Ups in Chico, Oroville, and Gridley. It handed out bags of resources, books and provided 130 pre-packaged meals.

It will begin its second round of Pop-Ups On Wednesday in Chico. It will take place in the Valley Oak Children's Services parking lot at 5:30 p.m.

The organization will provide pre-packaged meals from Italian Cottage Restaurant as well as bags filled with resources and art supplies.

The pre-packaged meal will consist of a family-sized cheese ravioli, salad and bread. There are vegetarian and gluten-free options.

It plans to serve 160 meals and will continue to modify Butte Parent Cafe Pop-Ups as the need continues.

Organizers say they will wear gloves, masks and keep their distance when serving the families. They also say it is for any family and the event will last an hour from the start time.

The next Pop-Up will be in Oroville, Thursday April 16th in the Oroville Branch Library’s parking lot and on Friday, April 17th, in the Gridley Branch Library parking lot.

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