Monday morning is the most challenging time of the week at Highland View. It’s been two days since the children last were in the building, and teachers and administrators have grown to expect that their kids will bring more to school than their backpacks — especially hunger.
October 10, 2015
Beloved actor Kevin Bacon was in Northern Virginia to support an effort to get local children the nutrition and meals they need for the summer.
July 17, 2015
Summer vacation is fun and full of activity. And for the most part, it's void of school. Unfortunately for many students no school, means no food.
July 16, 2015
First Lady of Virginia Dorothy McAuliffe and San Francisco 49ers wide receiver and Virginia native, Torrey Smith, visited Hollin Meadows Elementary School in Alexandria on Tuesday, July 14 to promote the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and recognize the critical role that schools play in providing children with nutritious meals over the summer.
July 15, 2015
Virginia First Lady and NFL Player highlight Summer Food Service Program for Children.
July 15, 2015
Roanoke City schools, the YMCA and libraries have come together to feed more than 400 children daily since this year’s program began in mid-June.
July 09, 2015
For many children, summer is a time to enjoy a break from rigorous class work. But for some kids, summer vacation means that they’re no longer guaranteed a lunch and in some cases, even breakfast.
July 09, 2015