Nearly 4,000 people came out for the 19th Annual Walk and Run Against Hunger in Center City.
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Nearly 4,000 people came out for the 19th Annual Walk and Run Against Hunger today in Center City. The event raises money for local food pantries, soup kitchens and anti-hunger organizations.
Jennifer Saigal of the Coalition presented information on SNAP
Northeast High School launches student run Wellness Corner
Stroehmann Run Walk + Run Against Hunger
Only 45 percent of low-income children who eat lunch at school in Pa. also eat a school breakfast
By Kathy Boccella
Report shows Pa. trails much of country in terms of school breakfast
School in Delaware County lauded for its breakfast program
Sixteen million children were on food stamps as of last year, the highest number since 2008
Dr. Hans Kersten honored at Hunger Fighter Awards
The Coalition partnered with nearly 60 organizations to submit a briefing paper on hunger in Pennsylvania
The Coalition partnered with 57 organizations on a briefing paper for Governor-elect Tom Wolf entitled Meeting Pennylvania's Hunger Challenge. This paper highlights the impact of hunger on children and older residents, the state's effort to fight hunger and how to maximize participating in federal nutrition programs. It also includes reccomendations for actions that Governor-elect Wolf should take once he enters office on January 20, 2015. Click the link below to read the full paper.