Updates

Across the Commonwealth, we have already made great strides in ensuring that Virginia kids have access to the nutritious fuel they need to grow up healthy, strong and ready to learn. Over 10 million more breakfasts were served to Virginia students last school year compared to the same time four years ago.  That's a big deal, but we have the opportunity to connect even more students with school breakfast.
March 09, 2018
March 5th through March 9th is National School Breakfast Week! This toolkit will give you ideas on how to celebrate.
February 28, 2018
“With the help of our school divisions and partners, more Virginia students are eating breakfast at school every day,” Claire Mansfield, No Kid Hungry Virginia state director, said. “No Kid Hungry Virginia is committed to connecting more students in the commonwealth with breakfast by expanding and strengthening Breakfast After the Bell programs.”
February 06, 2018
On Jan. 9, T.C. Williams High School launched a new after-school meal program, the Dinner Club, which has been feeding between 200 – 300 students every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Any student involved in afterschool tutoring or in an activity, club or sport held at T.C. can simply come to the cafeteria, sign in and grab a meal beginning at 3:15 p.m.
January 29, 2018
“Our program is designed to address weekend hunger, so we try to provide breakfast, lunch and dinner options including fresh produce. Families are invited to shop through the line, and while there is a recommended suggested quantity, there is no limit on how much the family can shop for,” said O’Grady.
January 29, 2018
A campaign to fight childhood hunger across Virginia will join libraries, churches, government and numerous community organizations to feed more kids in Suffolk this year.
January 29, 2018
During the colder months, low-income families face the issue of "Heat or Eat," meaning some families might struggle between being able to pay their increased electricity bill and feeding their families at the same time.
January 22, 2018