Monday, March 20th 2017 - Governor Roy Cooper’s wife Kristin, and one of their daughters, Hilary, spent part of their morning at A.C. Reynolds high school. They made the visit to observe the “Second Chance Breakfast” program.
March 23, 2017
March 22, 2017 - Kristen Thompson-Riley has helped pay for $9,707 worth of school lunches. In 2014, she founded Operation Wink, a campaign to raise money to cover student lunch debt for schools in the Mebane area, as a way to honor her late father through a day of doing good deeds.
March 23, 2017
December 19, 2016 - A few friends turned their plan to celebrate the holiday season with generosity into the gift of thousands of school lunches for hundreds of students in Durham.
December 20, 2016
July 07, 2016 - The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is in full swing providing free meals to kids and teens at over 2500 sites across North Carolina while school is out of session through August 12.
October 17, 2016
September 12, 2016 - One word kept coming up at the meeting wrapping up the Food for the Summer effort last Wednesday, amazing. An amazing number of meals served; an amazing effort to organize all of the moving parts; and amazing work by community members volunteering to hand out these meals.
October 07, 2016
September 15, 2016 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools serve roughly 3,000 children and teens, or 25 percent of their student body, on the free and reduced lunch program, as of 2015.
September 15, 2016
September 9, 2016 - The Food for the Summer partnership had one goal – feed as many hungry kids as possible in three months – and it did just that.
September 12, 2016
August 29, 2016 - School lunch is one of the most stable features of a child’s school day—and principals have more influence over this longstanding tradition than you might think.
August 31, 2016
August 21, 2016 - This summer, thanks to Chapel Hill Mayor Pam Hemminger, the InterFaith Council for Social Service, No Kid Hungry NC, the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, and with funding from UNC’s Food for All, our community launched an effort to provide lunches to as many of the 30 percent of children who qualify for free and reduced meals during the school year as possible.
August 22, 2016