Summer Food Program For Kids is Expanding

A summer food program for kids is expanding, thanks to a $20,000 grant from a major packaged foods company. In Columbia, Missouri, the Summer Food 4 Kids program is held at four sites in areas where there is a high need. Children receive bagged lunches when the stop...

Partnering with a University for Health and Fitness

An intermediate school is partnering with a university for health and fitness to help parents and children fight childhood obesity. At Carrigan School in West Haven Connecticut, students and families are learning about nutrition and active lifestyles with help from...

Meet Up and Eat Up

Students who rely on the federal school lunch program are now able to Meet Up and Eat Up, thanks to a summer program funded by the USDA and administered by the Michigan Department of Education. At Meet Up and Eat Up, low-income Michigan children have the chance to eat...