The Louisa Public Library has partnered with the school division to feed local children Tuesdays and Fridays throughout the summer, one of the feeding sites available to students while school is out.
June 26, 2017
The City of Richmond wants to make sure no kid goes hungry during the summer. Mayor Levar Stoney and Virginia Frist Lady Dorothy McAuliffe kicked off the city’s summer meal program and partnership with No Kid Hungry Virginia.
June 20, 2017
The Chicago Bears cornerback teamed up once again with the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank to kick off the Foodbank’s Summer Food Service Program.
June 16, 2017
In Harrisonburg, 71% of students qualify for free or reduced lunch, according to the HCPS School Nutrition Program. Andrea Early, the director of school nutrition with HCPS, said the program has been supplying meals to summer school locations for years, but this is the first time they'll be able to deliver lunches with their new Mobile Cafe.
June 14, 2017
At the final meeting of the Commonwealth Council on Bridging the Nutritional Divide, First Lady of Virginia Dorothy McAuliffe announced the Virginia Food Access Network, an interactive tool to accelerate efforts, connect partners, and share resources to end childhood hunger in Virginia and strengthen the local food system.
June 09, 2017
The Blue Ridge Area Food Bank is participating in the USDA's Summer Food Service Program, sponsoring 10 feeding sites beginning in June for children at risk of going hungry in the Lynchburg area. The Food Bank said it expects to provide food to more than 1,500 children across the 25-county service area through the program this summer.
May 31, 2017
Summer feeding programs available for students needing a meal Summer feeding programs for students begin in June
School is out in most hometowns but that doesn't mean their cafeterias are closed. Summer feeding programs for students begin next month. In Montgomery County, Prices Fork Elementary School is opened to any school aged child within the county. Feeding America Southwest Virginia runs the program that gives students lunch throughout the summer.
May 31, 2017
Eating out at a Beach restaurant soon? Now the Instagram picture of your meal can help feed hungry locals in need. The Virginia Beach Restaurant Association launched a campaign Monday that runs until Labor Day, Sept. 4 encouraging people to take pictures of their meals at eateries in the city.
May 30, 2017
During the month of May, No Kid Hungry Virginia celebrated Virginia Breakfast Challenge winners with celebrations across the state, and First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe led the ribbon cutting ceremony for Feeding America Southwest Virginia's new Cafe to Grow Food Truck!
May 30, 2017