Tag Archive: Feeding America

Who Feeds Hungry Kids in Summer?

It’s a good question. According to the USDA, more than 22 million schoolchildren are eligible for free or reduced-price meals during the year through the National School Lunch Program, but during the summer, only 1 in 6 of those … Read more

Does Hunger Stop in Summer? (Cont.)

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School Cafeteria

Two years ago, we asked that question. And the answer is still no.

The statistics on hunger in America, particularly among children, are startling to many (to see them, go to the website of Feeding America), but a … Read more