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UPDATE: NCGA Eliminates Student Copay for School Lunch
The budget passed by the NC General Assembly this summer includes funds to eliminate the …
2022 #SUMMERMEALS4NCKIDS INTERN RECAPS: Craven County Schools
For the second year of Carolina Hunger Initiative's #SummerMeals4NCKids project, we expanded our work to …
2022 #SUMMERMEALS4NCKIDS INTERN RECAPS: Pitt County Schools
For the second year of Carolina Hunger Initiative's #SummerMeals4NCKids project, we expanded our work to …
2022 #SUMMERMEALS4NCKIDS INTERN RECAPS: Carteret County Schools
For the second year of Carolina Hunger Initiative's #SummerMeals4NCKids project, we expanded our work to …
2022 #SUMMERMEALS4NCKIDS INTERN RECAPS: Beaufort County Schools
For the second year of Carolina Hunger Initiative's #SummerMeals4NCKids project, we expanded our work to …
RELEASE: As pandemic-era meal operations end, NC families urged to submit free and reduced-price meal applications for the 2022-2023 school year
“Schools need families to fill out their meal forms in order to keep their programs …
LINK: CHI Brings Healthy Fun to Clinton City Schools
The Sampson Independent captured one of our summer meals "spike" events: To reward students that …
UPDATE: Keep Kids Fed Act
The Carolina Hunger Initiative and No Kid Hungry NC applaud the passing of the Keep …
OPINION: No-cost Healthy Meals For All Public School Students
Carolina Hunger Initiative Director Lou Anne Crumpler wrote this editorial for WRAL News. Children cannot …
LINK: EducationNC Recaps the 2022 NC Child Hunger Leaders Conference
EdNC.org has a great recap of the 2022 NC Child Hunger Leaders Conference: Amy Doty, …
RELEASE: Statement by the Carolina Hunger Initiative in Support of School Nutrition
Contact: Tamara Baker, tamarabaker@unc.edu School nutrition professionals inspire us with their perseverance and their commitment to serving …
LINK: NC Schools Say, “We’re Making Sure No Child Goes Hungry On Our Watch.”
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina's Point of Blue blog has a great …
LINK: WUNC’s Tested Podcast: “The Next Meal”
Carolina Hunger Initiative's Tamara Baker is among the experts interviewed in this episode of WUNC's …
VIDEO: Building Healthy Communities: Carolina Hunger Initiative is Working to Help Struggling Families Put Food on the Table
CBS17 / WNCN Carolina Hunger Initiative was featured on CBS17 / WNCN's Building Healthy Communities …
RELEASE: Queso for a Cause! Triangle Moe’s Restaurants Donate Money and Meals to Help Carolina Hunger Initiative Feed NC Families
On a daily basis, almost one million children in North Carolina — more than 3 …
LINK: Carolina Hunger Initiative, Moe’s Team Up to Feed Families Struggling During Pandemic
CBS 17 / WNCN There are many families around the Triangle struggling to put food …
MEDIA ADVISORY: Triangle Moe’s Southwest Grill Restaurants Donate 1,000 Meals to Local Children and Families During COVID-19 Pandemic
WHAT For the 900,000+ children across North Carolina eligible for free and reduced-price meals at …
LINK: No Kid Hungry NC, Carolina Hunger Initiative Support Meals For Children During COVID-19 School Closures
UNC Gillings School News Nationwide, families who rely on school meals for breakfast and lunch …
RELEASE: More Than 12,000 Rural NC Kids Receiving School Meals Shipped to Their Homes During COVID-19 Closures
More than 12,000 children living in rural areas of North Carolina are getting free meals …