PATERSON, NJ - iLearn Schools, the Charter Management Organization (CMO) that operates Paterson Arts & Science Charter School, has announced that they are making their meal distribution program available to all Paterson children, regardless of the school they attend.

Breakfast and lunch grab and go meals will be available for pickup in front of 225 Grand Street Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The program. In partnership with Maschios Food Service, will continue as long as schools are closed in response to the COVID-19, coronavirus outbreak. 

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“This is part of iLearn’s efforts to support the neighborhoods we serve,” Leo McGuire, iLearn’s director of risk management said, adding his hope that parents and guardians will act responsibly and only pick up meals necessary to keep their own children fed. “Together, we will weather this storm and help your children grow to their full potential.”

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