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In the Press

Friday, July 15, 2016 | Billy Penn

New app aims to eliminate DNC food waste in Philly

Monday, June 27, 2016 | CBS 3

Organizers of summer feeding programs for children say many families just don’t know that the free meals are available.

Sunday, June 26, 2016 | KYW

With Philadelphia public schools out for summer, several local agencies are working to fill the food gap for children who rely on school breakfast and lunch.

Monday, June 20, 2016 | Philadelphia Inquirer

The city and several nonprofits have made a concerted effort this year to make the meal programs visible, meeting throughout the year to coordinate their efforts.

Thursday, June 16, 2016 | Scranton Times-Tribune

In its first year, the Scranton School District’s breakfast in the classroom program led to a more than 65 percent increase in the number of students who eat their first meal of the day at school.

Monday, June 6, 2016 | Delco Times

“We’re always worried that the funding is going to be cut and we know the need isn’t going down,” said Laura Wall, the executive director of the Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Read Policy Manager Kathy Fisher's letter in support of universal pre-K

Thursday, June 2, 2016 | York Daily Record

School Breakfast Challenge winners celebrated in York

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 | NBC 10

More than 6,600 people in Montgomery, Bucks and Chester counties became at risk of losing their food assistance benefits on Wednesday

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 | Fox 43

In the second year of the challenge, William Penn High School increased its breakfast participation by 14.3 percent, the Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger reported.

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