Results tagged “afterschool programs” from No Kid Hungry blog
Afterschool Meal Programs: Closing the Suppertime Gap in Baltimore
Nov 3, 2011: As a former Baltimorean and a Maryland native, I was thrilled when I found out that this year’s Conference of Leaders would be held in Baltimore. Maryland is a great state to live and work in, but we are most well-known within the anti-hunger community for our close partnership with Governor Martin O’Malley, who teamed up with Share Our Strength to create the Partnership to End Childhood Hunger in Maryland in 2008.
No Kid Hungry Campaign Comes to Connecticut!
Mar 23, 2011: The state of Connecticut, also known as the “Constitution State,” has a rich U.S. history. From its role in founding the U.S. federal government to its charming New England landscapes to its premier restaurant industry (if I do say so myself), what we don’t want written in history books about us is that Connecticut is also home to more than 127,000 children at risk of hunger.
Progress in Maryland
Feb 14, 2011: Thousands more children in Maryland are surrounded by nutritious food where they live, learn and play, thanks to Share Our Strength and the Maryland Partnership to End Childhood Hunger. Having just celebrated the second anniversary of the partnership in November with Governor Martin O’Malley, the first governor in America to commit to ending childhood hunger in his state, we are proud to report on successes across many programs:
Building Bridges Across Communities
Jun 30, 2010: Today is the last day to vote for No Kid Hungry Innovation Award nominees in the final category: Nourishing Communities, which recognizes organizations that work across communities, linking organizations and maximizing resources to ensure that more hungry kids are fed.
Nourishing Communities with Creative Approaches
Jun 23, 2010: Read about organizations that unite communities by establishing partnerships and broad networks to connect hungry kids with food--part of the final group of nominees for Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry Innovation Awards.