Blog: Child Nutrition

Oregon Schools Step Up to the Breakfast Challenge

Each school day, more than 275,000 kids eat school lunch in Oregon, but less than half of those kids make it to breakfast. The third annual November School Breakfast Challenge is a way to encourage kids and families to participate in school breakfast if it works for them.

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Cambia Health Solutions: Partnerships to End Childhood Hunger!

On Friday, September 29, Cambia employees took an afternoon to helped prepare for the November School Breakfast Challenge by packing materials.

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The 2017 Legislative Session is over. Here's where we stand.

The 2017 Oregon state legislative session is over. With your support—your calls, your emails, and your stories—we were able to accomplish a lot. But in a tough budget scenario, there were also significant missed opportunities. Here's what happened at the Oregon State Capitol for the advancement of a well-fed and economically stable Oregon...

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Summer Meals and Fun at Gresham Library

On July 12, Gresham Library hosted a Summer Meals celebration that included music, games, superheroes and more.

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Timbers Star visits Summer Meals Site

On Friday, June 23, Portland Timbers and U.S. Men’s National Team player, Darlington Nagbe visited the Summer Meals site at Human Solutions Family Center, in southeast Portland.

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Congratulations 2017 Summer Meals Support Fund Recipients!

June is here and so too is summer! This means school is coming to an end and when school's out, kids look forward to enjoying a break from class. However, for many kids from low-income families, summer brings worries about where lunch will come from and avoiding hunger.

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Summer Meals: Serving One Another

A dedicated teen volunteer from Forest Grove School District’s summer meal program shares about his experience and why he believes more young people should get involved.

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2016 Breakfast Challenge Winners!

Congratulations to the 2016 Breakfast Challenge Winners!

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Child Hunger Conference Inspires Action

The 10th Annual Child Hunger Prevention Conference hosted by Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon drew in over 80 partners from across the state working to connect kids and families to nutrition. Here are some highlights from the day! 

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Partnerships for Breakfast

To achieve our anti-hunger work through passionate advocacy and innovative programs we rely on generous funding from a variety of sources. We’re thrilled to announce that Hunger Is recently awarded funding for our 2017 Let’s Do Breakfast Oregon! campaign.

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