Tag Archives: Nutrition

Disney brings ‘after school special’ to Feeding America

Disney and Feeding America have teamed up for a very important “after school special.” Last month Disney donated $ 1 million to Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger relief organization.

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WFP hails vital tool in AIDS treatment

World AIDS Day is Monday, December 1st. This global crisis is linked closely with another: hunger.

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Pope Francis says we must care about each hungry person

Pope Francis today highlighted the key to ending world hunger. We have to care. We must pay attention to the crisis of hunger and its effects on each individual.

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Hunger report highlights need for school breakfast

As working families continue to need food assistance, the school breakfast program takes on even more urgency. Feeding America and Oxfam have just released a new report about hunger in America.

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After school food can be part of nutrition bill

Last summer the Cincinnati Public Library continued its successful child feeding program. To fight child hunger, it’s important that feeding programs extend beyond the school.

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New Congress can tackle school breakfast gap

We are just days away from a newly-elected Congress. One legislative priority they have upcoming is the Child Nutrition bill. The current version of the bill expires in 2015.

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UNICEF supports nutrition plan for Ebola patients

UNICEF is carrying out a nutrition program to boost the health of children threatened by the Ebola virus. In Sierra Leone, the Ebola has claimed over 1,000 lives and is spreading throughout the West African nation.

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