Providing Summer Food For Children Nationwide

Providing summer food to children is the objective of the Hunger Free Summer for Kids Act  sponsored by U. S. Senator John Boozman. Supporters of the bill, including many grass roots hunger relief groups, believe that it will help many children across the USA  get the...

Students Build a Food Pantry for Peers

A project to help resolve hunger in their community resulted in a decision by a class that students build a food pantry for peers in their school. The realization that hunger affected student families at school made the students at Lyman Moore Middle School decide to...

Free Lunch and Breakfast for School Kids

Children are getting a free lunch, and  a free breakfast too.  The saying “There’s no such thing as a free lunch” doesn’t apply to the Guadalupe school district, where school aged children can get the first two meals of the day for free five...

Backpack Program Helps Hungry Kids

The Rotary Club’s backpack program helps hungry kids by delivering a backpack full of nutritious groceries to needy students.  The intent is to assist them and their families, with enough food to tide them over for other relief sources.  At Meijer, Pat Leyser...

School Buses Delivering Kids’ Summer Meals

Now that school is out, hungry children can still receive adequate nutrition with the arrival of school buses delivering kids’ summer meals.  Many families rely on school nutrition programs to feed their children, and are frequently financiall strapped during...