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Girls inc. of sarasota covid-19 response & resources

Girls Inc. of Sarasota is currently closed & staff are working remotely.  We will notify you of opening updates here.

FOOD ASSISTANCE

  • Monday – Friday, beginning March 23rd
      • Free meals for all children 18 and under
      • Drive-thru meal service from 9 AM to 1 PM
      • Children must be in car to receive a meal.
      • Each child will receive lunch, as well as a breakfast for the next morning.
      • Pickup at one of the following schools:
        • Booker High School– 3201 North Orange Avenue
        • Fruitville Elementary School – 601 Honore Avenue
        • Garden Elementary School -700 Center Road, Venice
        • North Port High School – 6400 West Price Blvd, North Port
        • Atwater Elementary School – 4701 Huntsville Ave, North Port
  • Girls Inc. Staff will be distributing food at the following locations & times:
    • Girls Inc. – 201 S. Tuttle Avenue, Sarasota
      • Wednesday & Friday – 4:30 to 6:30 PM
    • Boys & Girls Club – 6851 South Biscayne Drive, North Port
      • Every Friday – 4:30 to 6:30 PM
    • Each family will receive pre-bagged non-perishables and produce.  We are also excited to offer food from Wawa & Longhorn Steakhouse.
  • Apply for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) aka Food Stamps
  • All Faiths Food Bank Distribution Schedule

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE

RESTAURANTS OFFERING PROMOTIONS FOR KIDS

1812 Osprey & Oasis Cafe – Kids Eat Free!
Tijuana Flats – Kids Eat Free Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Moes-free delivery on orders over $10
Burger King- 2 free kids meals with purchase through the app
IHOP- until 4/19, use code IHOP20 at checkout to get 20% off the first online order. Also, free delivery with no minimum.
Chipotle- until 3/31, orders over $10 get free delivery.
Cracker Barrel-  free delivery on orders over $15 until April 1.
Denny’s- $5 off of $20 until 4/12. Plus free delivery.
Wendy’s- free honey butter chicken biscuit with any breakfast purchase.
Taco Bell- free grub hub delivery over $12
TGIfridays- use code FREEKIDS to get a free kid meal with online orders of $20+
Smoothie King- kids 12 and younger get a free kids smoothie with a 20oz smoothie purchase using the app.
Panda Express- feed the family until 4/17 with a $20 family meal by ordering online or through the app
Olive Garden- 2-4-1 meals $12.99!
Little Caesar’s- free delivery with online orders over $10
KFC- free delivery until 4/26
Jersey Mikes- free delivery on all orders made through the app