hungry children

11:32 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Packing A Lunch will Help Feed Some Guilford County Children

You can save $5-$10 dollars a day by not eating out for lunch. This week, BackPack Beginnings wants you to pack your lunch for at least one day and donate what you save to feed a hungry, Guilford County child for a weekend.
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This week, consider skipping one meal in a restaurant to help fill the belly of a hungry child in Guilford County.

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5:47 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

Piedmont Schools Provide More Than Education

In 2012 across North Carolina, 65,000-70,000 at risk children participated in federally funded school summer feeding programs. The state says there are 900,000 who are eligible.
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900,000 North Carolina children don’t get enough to eat. So state school systems are filling the gap.

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