If you would like to establish a summer meal program at your library, the resources below will help you get started. Please also contact either Trish Garone, Lunch at the Library Program Manager, at pgarone@cla-net.org or Kari Johnson, Lunch at the Library Meals and Partnerships Coordinator, at kjohnson@cla-net.org, so they can provide you with support and technical assistance tailored to your community’s needs.

Getting Started

Determining Eligibility and Library Capacity

Finding and Working with a Meal Sponsor


Program Evaluation

Securing Support from Library Leadership and Staff