As a growing number of families struggle to make ends meet during the COVID pandemic, school nutrition support for these families and their children has plummeted. Both the number of…
New Jersey schools are reporting a low return of applications for free or low-cost school meals. This is concerning. Find out why.
Here is the latest information about addressing hunger during the coronavirus crisis. Grant resources are listed at the end of this post.
Hunger-Free Students’ Bill of Rights Act passed the state Assembly last week -- a significant step toward outlawing "lunch shaming" in the Garden State.
Great news! Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill that will provide free meals to more students living in struggling families.
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.
Hunger Free New Jersey's December e-news serves up the latest news about hunger in New Jersey. Read it now! Get info about school lunch legislation advancing through the state legislation,…
State legislation would ban lunch shaming and make school meals available to more students in need.
We have another chance to fight food stamps cuts. Comment now to prevent 3 million American and 1 million children from losing critical food aid.