lunch in the park en Douglass Park summer lunch program begins <p>A program that provides free daily meals to children from low-income families &nbsp;is under way this week &nbsp;in Columbia.&nbsp;The Lunch in the Park program fills a need that arises when the school year ends.&nbsp;Many children who receive free and reduced-price meals during the school year may not have access to nutritious meals during the summer.</p><p>The program, a partnership between the Health Department and the Volunteer Action Center, can serve more than 100 kids each day.&nbsp;Lunch in the Park also provides entertainment and educational activities.</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 13:00:29 +0000 Kelsey Kupferer 15791 at Douglass Park summer lunch program begins