School meal service plummets during pandemic

  • Post published:December 21, 2020
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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…

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Boosting School Meal Enrollment

  • Post published:October 8, 2020
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New Jersey schools are reporting a low return of applications for free or low-cost school meals. This is concerning. Find out why.

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Lunch shaming bill advances

  • Post published:February 26, 2020
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Hunger-Free Students’ Bill of Rights Act passed the state Assembly last week -- a significant step toward outlawing "lunch shaming" in the Garden State.

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Tell Congress to outlaw lunch shaming
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Tell Congress to outlaw lunch shaming

  • Post published:January 7, 2020
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New federal legislation would stop schools from shaming students who have unpaid school meal fees. Weigh in on this important issue.

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Get the latest news about hunger in NJ

  • Post published:December 11, 2019
  • Post category:News

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,…

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Save SNAP!

  • Post published:October 22, 2019
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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.

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