Receive Food For Youth This Summer

Big Buddy Program will serve a a Sponsor for the 2014 Summer Food Service Program, and we are looking for partner organizations that need help providing food for youth. The Summer Food Service Program, administered by the USDA, provides funding for meals for children during non-school days. If you are a local church, school, or other youth service organization looking for an easy, free meal option for your youth this summer, contact Big Buddy for more information! 


Submit this Site Partner Interest Form, and we will get back to you with more information!

Invitation For Bids from Food Vendors

Big Buddy is publicizing an Invitation For Bids, to find an organization to serve as Food Vendor for the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Big Buddy will serve as Sponsor organization to work with the selected Food Vendor to plan, prepare, and distribute meals to children in Big Buddy summer programs, for reimbursement by the SFSP through the Department of Agriculture and Louisiana DOE.

Please view the Food Vendor IFB – Big Buddy Summer Feeding Program 2014 to see details about the program, specifics on the commitment and scope of work, and detailed instructions on submitting your Bid.

For more information about the financial breakdowns of each meal’s cost, and the federal reimbursement, disbursed through Big Buddy, you can read the Summer Feeding Program Projected Service for Big Buddy Program.

If you have any questions, please contact the Big Buddy office at (225) 388-9737.

April is National Volunteer Month

A huge shout-out to all our amazing Volunteers at Big Buddy! You are the reason we can serve so many Baton Rouge youth, put on fantastic events, and keep our office running smoothly.

Thank your for your service! We always appreciate your time and talents!

volunteers thank you


Learn more about Big Buddy Volunteer opportunities here.