Sunday Suppers provides healthy family dinners, increased access to fresh local food, and related support to families. Memphis Street Academy and local community organizations ensure that our program is created with input from the community and that it is tailored to their specific needs.
Weekly suppers include fresh vegetables, lean proteins and fruits while eliminating processed & fried foods and sugary drinks. Meals are served family style on linen covered tables with fresh flowers, china and silverware; each family at their own table. Conversation starters and games at each table encourage interaction and engage family members. At the end of each supper, every family takes home a “to Go” bag with all the items and recipes they need for another family meal.
While the family meal is the program’s centerpiece, other essential elements include