One in ten children arrives at school without enough food to sustain them an entire day
We believe that investment in our students now will result in positive outcomes in the future for them and for our communities. Empirical evidence shows that good nutrition results, in dramatic drops in Type 2 Diabetes (up to 34%) and an ability to improve memory and focus in the classroom, all of which increases their chances to engage in the classroom in a more profound way.
When HUNGRY MOMENTS are recognized and satiated a basic need is met.
Childhood obesity has tripled since 1981
31% of grade 4 students do not eat breakfast
Our GOAL is to provide nutritious food within reach of all students regardless of socio-economic background. Together we can ensure that the children in our community attending school can have access to food so they can focus on learning.