Hunger does not take a summer break!

 Free meals will be available at our Meet Up & Eat Up Site at: Jenison ECC, 2950 Baldwin

Monday through Friday, June 10 through August 9.  Closed week of July 1-5

Breakfast: 8:00-8:45am

Lunch: 11:30am-1:15pm


---->  Summer 2024 Jenison ECC Menu

 Menu is subject to change without notice



To find other sites with free meals available:  

Michigan Meet Up & Eat Up Map

Dial 2-1-1:  Families in Michigan can also locate the Meet Up and Eat Up™ site nearest them by dialing 2-1-1 from any landline or mobile phone.

Text “FOOD” or "COMIDA" to 304-304



2024-25 School Year:  Michigan Public School Students Prek-12 will receive Breakfast and Lunch at NO CHARGE.


Michigan approved Healthy School Meals for All.  The budget will fund FREE school meals for all public K-12 students in Michigan for the 2024-25 School Year.  

**** Districts MUST still collect the Child Nutrition and Education Benefits Application.  We still need to verify eligibility levels for proper accounting of meals.  ****

Without this information, Jenison and Hudsonville could lose important state funding for educational programs that our students are entitled to. These supplemental grants and programs have the potential to offer supports and services for our students.  This INCLUDES Summer EBT benefits which may be available in the Summer of 2024.


Jenison Schools:  Apply for meal benefits online at Jenison Family Portal :  JPS offers discounts for students with APPROVED Child Nutrition and Education Benefits Application for the following programs:

  • Athletic Fees at Jenison Junior HS and Jenison HS
  • JPS Technology Protection Plans
  • Field Trip Fees (check with your students' building)
  • Testing Fees (check with your school Guidance Office)


Hudsonville Schools: Apply for meal benefits online at Hudsonville Family Portal:  HPS offers discounts for students with APPROVED Child Nutrition and Education Benefits Application for the following programs:

  • Athletic Fees
  • AP Testing Fees (check with your school Guidance Office)
  • Technology Fees (check with your school office)


Hudsonville Christian Elementary:  Will continue to offer lunches at the Paid rate of $2.50 per student. Students who qualify for Reduced-Price Meal Benefits will receive lunch at NO CHARGE.   Apply for meal benefits online at Hudsonville Family Portal


Meal Prices, Adults

  • Breakfast $3.00
  • Lunch:  $5.00



One-stop place to fill out Child Nutrition and Education Benefits Application, monitor accounts, and deposit online (if desired)

  • Families will have to register for a new account. and have been retired.  
  • All balances in meal accounts rolled over from last school year.
  • You can use the “Guest” setting if you prefer, but it will not create a permanent parent login/password.
  • Parents will need their student’s 5-digit school ID number
  • Check out the Parent Guide for Family Portal


Special Diet Requests

  • All Special Diet Requests are handled by Assistant Director Tracy Nelson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling (616) 662-0937.
  •  A Doctor’s note with the medical allergy/intolerance is required for any menu substitutions.
  • Nutrislice will indicate known allergens in our menu items.




We feature Nutrislice!! 

What is Nutrislice? 

Nutrislice is a menu platform that offers daily menus with nutritional information that lets students, parents, school staff access our school menus with an easy app or at the click of a mouse. Nutrislice helps us be more transparent and provide better information about the foods we serve.  Nutrislice publishes menus to an interactive website, a smartphone app (‘School Lunch by Nutrislice’) for iPhone and Android, PDFs that can be printed, and more.  To download the Nutrislice App:  Apple Store or Google Play


2140 Bauer Road
Jenison, MI 49428
Phone: (616) 457-2400
Fax: (616) 667-2119


We do not accept unsolicited faxed advertisements

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


Nondiscrimination Statement          Lunch Counts

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement 

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

  1. mail:
        U.S. Department of Agriculture
        Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
        1400 Independence Avenue, SW
        Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or

  2. fax:
        (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or

  3. email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.