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2014-06-03 12:30:11

Families: Text FOOD to 877-877 to Find a Summer Meals Site WASHINGTON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For many children, summer is a time for friends, vacations, and carefree days in the sun. But for the millions of children who rely on school meals, the summer months can be a time of uncertainty and hunger when those meals disappear. The federal summer meals program helps children get the healthy food they need when school is out. These free, healthy meals are available to kids and...

2014-05-22 12:25:16

- The 7th Annual Festival Takes Place October 16-19, 2014 - NEW YORK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE and Founder and Director Lee Brian Schrager are pleased to announce the program of events for the seventh annual Festival, taking place October 16-19, 2014. Featuring more than 100 dinners, tastings, parties, seminars, and more over the course of four days, this year's Festival will showcase the...

2014-03-17 08:29:56

"Too many kids are starting the day too hungry to learn," says No Kid Hungry national spokesperson Jeff Bridges WASHINGTON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The No Kid Hungry campaign today challenged America's leaders to connect 1 million more low-income children in this nation to school breakfast over the next two years. Currently, just over half of our nation's kids who need a free or reduced-price breakfast are getting one. "Eating a healthy breakfast dramatically changes kids'...

2014-03-03 08:31:43

Fuel Up to Play 60, With Support From Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry Campaign and Dean Foods, Launches National Efforts to Help Make School Breakfast Accessible for All Students ROSEMONT, Ill., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Fuel Up to Play 60--the nation's largest in-school wellness program--along with Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign and Dean Foods, launches the It Starts With School Breakfast campaign to increase school breakfast participation nationwide. Research...

2014-02-12 23:22:34

Company Surpasses 2013 Donation Goal Toledo, Ohio (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Hickory Farms, the specialty food and holiday gift retailer announced today it raised over $700,000 during its 2013 fundraising efforts in support of Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign, bringing total donations to $3.3 million. Hickory Farms has been a proud partner of Share Our Strength since 2008. The No Kid Hungry campaign is working to end childhood hunger in America by connecting children in...

2014-01-31 23:03:47

Public-private partnership challenges all Illinois schools to increase school breakfast participation. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Education officials today announced that the Illinois State Board of Education is partnering with Midwest Dairy Council® and the Illinois No Kid Hungry® Campaign on the 2013-2014 Illinois School Breakfast Challenge, which will award $36,000 in cash prizes to 12 schools across the state for significantly increasing their daily breakfast...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.