Camborne, Pool and Redruth Foodbank foodbank is trying to help parents of children who receive free school meals by handing out handy lunch packs this summer.
Vouchers are being given out by schools to parents wand these can be handed in at the foodbank.
Don Gardner of the CPR Foodbank said: "Children who are getting assisted school meals will lose those meals during the holidays.
"We know how difficult it is for families at the moment for that to happen.
"It is a deprived area and we want to help those families."