Virginia First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe will visit Riverheads Elementary Monday afternoon to recognize the school and the Augusta County Schools for their increased participation in the student school breakfast program.
May 19, 2017
Virginia First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe recently paid a visit to Metz Middle in Manassas to award the school for its increased participation in school breakfast programs as part of the Virginia Breakfast Challenge.
May 11, 2017
There’s only one thing that can get third-graders dancing and squealing their way through the school lunch line on an otherwise ordinary Wednesday. And it’s not free dessert.
May 10, 2017
Food Lion Feeds has partnered with the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), the United States Postal Service (USPS) and food banks in Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, the District of Columbia, North Carolina and South Carolina to support the 25th Annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Throughout the week, Food Lion will help kick off the drive in each state by donating more than 70,000 meals total to local feeding agencies in these states.
May 08, 2017
Perdue Farms and the Delmarva Shorebirds announced the launch of the annual season-long 2017 Perdue Strike Out Hunger Challenge on Delmarva, in partnership with the region’s three food banks.
May 05, 2017
“A mom leaned over to me and said, ‘Those bags are amazing.’ She was talking about the bags of food that go home to help families get by over the weekend. It was eye opening I had no idea this mom was struggling. It shows how hidden hunger can be, and how you can’t be sure what families are facing at home.”
May 01, 2017
The Manassas public school won its division in a contest to increase the number of students who eat breakfast. There were 19% more Metz students eating school breakfast between October and December 2016 versus the same time the year before. McAuliffe on Tuesday, along with “No Kid Hungry Virginia” announced the winners of the Virginia Breakfast Challenge, a campaign to increase school breakfast participation across the state.
May 01, 2017
On April 12th, No Kid Hungry Virginia hosted a Summer Meals Community Planning meeting in Newport News. This meeting provided summer meals sponsors with a forum to collaborate and better plan for this coming summer’s Meals programs. The First Lady of Virginia joined to hear of all the great work going on in Newport News around summer meals!
April 28, 2017
Gov. Terry McAuliffe and First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe congratulated Langston Focus School for increasing school breakfast participation, as well as awarding the school a $4,000 grant to improve its nutrition program.
April 24, 2017