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Senator Brown supports Hunger Free Summer for Kids Act

Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) yesterday announced co-sponsorship of the Hunger Free Summer for Kids Act. This legislation would tackle the massive summer feeding crisis in America. 6 more words

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Food's Role in Holistic Child Development

If we profess that we believe the role of schools is holistic development of the ‘whole child’, how could we possibly figure that school mealtimes were simply a chance for teachers and staff to take a breather and that what the children eat and how they eat it was ‘no concern of ours’. 1,322 more words

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Helping Syrian refugee children with school meals

There is a silent crisis unfolding every day in Jordan and throughout the Middle East. It is another devastating effect of Syria’s civil war.

Syrian refugees are falling deeper into hunger. 24 more words

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My New York Times Letter on Syria Hunger Crisis

Cuts in food aid are leading Syrian refugees to take desperate measures.

This is a terrible situation for Syrian children to be forced to beg and work just to get a meal. 39 more words

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School Meal Price for 2015/16

We have recently been informed by Hertfordshire Catering of the new meal price for KS2 pupils (Year 3-6):

The price of a school dinner from September 2015 will be £2.30 each day for pupils in KS2.   40 more words

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New food project keeps things local in Haiti

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is starting a special two-year project aimed at helping Haiti build its agriculture. It was scheduled to start in May in the Nippes region. 6 more words

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School Meals Win the Peace: From World War II to Today

The short film Ending Child Hunger: School Lunches for Kids Around the World. This short film takes you back to World War II era and into today.  See the video on YouTube.

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