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Entries tagged with “school breakfast” from No Kid Hungry blog
- End Hunger Connecticut! Delays Breakfast During Conference To Make a Point About School Breakfast [ No comments]
- May 23, 2012
By 10am, attendees at the Connecticut School Breakfast Summit were restless. They whispered to each other, complaining about how hungry they were; some rummaged through purses in search of gum or mints. Nurse Stephanie Knutson sat at a desk in the corner, offering saltines and apple juice to conference attendees struggling to ignore their hunger pangs.
Tags: conference , connecticut , no kid hungry , school breakfast
- Connecticut No Kid Hungry Campaign Hosts School Breakfast Summit [ 1 comment]
- May 4, 2012
Breakfast, the most important meal of the day, was the focus of the Connecticut School Breakfast Summit, the state’s first statewide conference on the School Breakfast Program. Specifically, the event focused on how to make school breakfast more accessible to all students in Connecticut. Governor Dannel P. Malloy joined the Summit as the keynote speaker to show his support for the School Breakfast Program. Special guest Food Network's Chopped Judge, Chef Marc Murphy, was joined by CTs “lunch ladies” that appeared on an episode of Chopped last season. Murphy set the stage for the day by speaking about how we can all do our part to make certain students are getting school breakfast.
Tags: connecticut , school breakfast , summit
- A Dangerous Attack on School Breakfast [ No comments]
- April 25, 2012
Today in the NY Daily News, Share Our Strength Founder and CEO Billy Shore and Weight Watchers president David Kirchhoff reinforce the importance of the school breakfast program and explain how hunger and obesity are related. Here’s an excerpt:
Tags: billy shore , new york , school breakfast , weight watchers
- Fighting Hunger One Breakfast at a Time [ 11 comments]
- March 12, 2012
“Your food is your fuel, it’s your power, it’s your everything. If you don’t have food, you can’t survive.” Those are the words of Yolanda Prim, a middle school principal at Robert Morehead Middle School in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
Tags: arkansas , no kid hungry , school breakfast