SUMMER SERIES, Part 2: School Has Ended and So Has My Breakfast and Lunch. When Will I Eat Again?

School has ended and so has breakfast and lunch for some children. Many children aren’t planning fun summer adventures or trips with friends. They’re wondering when they’ll be able to eat again. Every summer 2.3 million children receive free nutritious meals through the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) nationwide. It is expected that 4,950 meals […]
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Winning Over Hunger

Dollar & Sense:  Public Benefits for Economic Gains Hunger’s true cost is astonishing. On an individual level, hunger hurts. But hunger in America has a cost far beyond the human suffering. The Center for American Progress estimated that in 2010, hunger cost our country $167.5 billion, or $542 per person — due to the combination of lost economic […]
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