Hunger-Free Students’ Bill of Rights Act passed the state Assembly last week -- a significant step toward outlawing "lunch shaming" in the Garden State.
Our latest e-news covers new state legislation, school meal debt, SNAP developments and more about reducing hunger in New Jersey.
New federal legislation would stop schools from shaming students who have unpaid school meal fees. Weigh in on this important issue.
State legislation would ban lunch shaming and make school meals available to more students in need.
Shaming children for unpaid meal fees should be prohibited in New Jersey schools.