2013 Summer and Afterschool Meals Roadshow
Many thanks to everyone who helped make the 2013 Summer and Afterschool Meals Roadshow a great success!
For the second year in a row, the beautiful Surftides Hotel in Lincoln City hosted the event and extended weekend discounts for those who wanted to enjoy a longer stay at the beach.
The Summer Food Service Program is a wonderful opportunity for kids to receive a nutritious breakfast and/or lunch during the summer months and to spend time with friends in the sunshine.
A compelling documentary looks at hunger in America
New! Take advantage of "virtual" workshops offered by Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon.
We envision an Oregon where everyone is healthy and thriving, with access to affordable, nutritious and culturally appropriate food.
Meal sites are ramping up to feed kids this summer
Oregon School Districts Receive USDA Awards
A recap of our 2010 summer support grants, the caregiver meals pilot project, and our SFSP sustainability tour.
The House Committee on Education & Labor released a bill today for child nutrition reauthorization called the "Improving Nutrition for America's Children Act of 2010."
John Sowell at The News-Review, Douglas County, Oregon, covers child nutrition reauthorization in a front-page article entitled Funding sought for DC nutrition programs.
The Mail Tribune, southern Oregon's new source, published an editorial on child nutrition reauthorization: Congress should reauthorize child nutrition programs and increase funding.
David Sarasohn at The Oregonian published an editorial about Child Nutrition Reauthorization entitled: Feeding U.S. kids better now coming into season
May 10th, 2010
Food Research & Action Center, February 1, 2010
Governor Kulongoski encourages communities to support Summer Food sites that feed kids.
4,000 meals were served to children from low-income families.