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Help Share our Strength Fight Childhood Hunger in the Classroom

Help Share our Strength Fight Childhood Hunger in the Classroom

Did you know that 3 in 5 U.S. public school teachers say students regularly come to school hungry? This week Share Our Strength released its’ 2012 survey of America’s teachers reporting on their experiences with hunger in the classroom and the findings show that hunger is a huge problem in this country. Children are not getting the healthy, nutritious meals they need to grow, learn and thrive.  This is an issue every one can support and … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Featured, Food, News, Nutrition, School Aged Children, Socially Conscious

Share Our Strength: Summer Meals for Hungry Kids

Share Our Strength: Summer Meals for Hungry Kids

Did you know that although more than 21 million children in the US get free or reduced-price school lunches, only 3 million get a free summer meal? Most of us can probably count on our children being fed to their bodies’ content at any moment of any day. But millions of kids and parents face the summer with worry; the breakfasts and lunches being fed to them during school will be missing. You may have read our … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Featured, Free, News, Nutrition, School Aged Children, Socially Conscious, Summer, Uncategorized

Help End Childhood Hunger- Support our Virtual Blogger Bake Sale

Join our Little Miss Muffin team for the Virtual Blogger Bake Sale! Food Blogger Bake Sales are going on nationwide until April 28, 2012 to support Share our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale. Donate online to the 2012 No Kid Hungry campaign via the Little Miss Muffin Team. Virtual baked goods are calorie-free and help us reach our goal of $1000! Every donation matters: $1 can help provide a hungry child with 10 healthy meals. $4 can help provide a child facing hunger with a backpack full of healthy food over a weekend when school meals are not available. $9 can help connect a child with healthy lunches during summer when school is out. $35 can help a child care center provide free afterschool snacks and suppers to at-risk children all year long. $65 can … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Events, Featured, Food, Nutrition, Socially Conscious

Share Something Sweet with Ferrero Rocher Chocolates

Share Something Sweet with Ferrero Rocher Chocolates

Ferrero Rocher Chocolates wants you to Share Something Sweet this holiday season to raise awareness and money for Share Our Strength. Share Our Strength fights hunger and poverty by funding effective community-based programs, organizations that pursue long-term solutions, and helping families help themselves through nutrition education programs. Ferrero will be donating $150,000 to Share Our Strength this holiday season, and you can help fight childhood hunger too. Just visit Share Something Sweet and click the “send something sweet” … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chanukah, Charity, Christmas, Seasonal, Socially Conscious