2022

January 19, 2022: “Interview: No Kid Hungry director talks impacts of expanded child tax credits ending.” Fox 40 News. (Video)

January 4, 2022: “Inland Empire organizations get No Kid Hungry grants.” San Bernardino Sun

January 4, 2022: “Inland Empire organizations get No Kid Hungry grants.” The Press-Enterprise.

January 4, 2022: “Inland Empire organizations get No Kid Hungry grants.” Daily Bulletin.

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December 20, 2021: “Kern High School District provides more than 1,000 families with meal kits.” The Bakersfield Californian.

December 20, 2021: “College student’s cookbook helps combat children’s hunger.” Spectrum News 1.

December 19, 2021: “No Kid Hungry helping Kern County’s children.” California News Times.

December 18, 2021: “No Kid Hungry helping Kern County’s children.” 23ABC News Bakersfield.

December 16, 2021: “No Kid Hungry provides $483,570 in grants to schools and nonprofits.” Redlands Community News.

October 28, 2021: “Salute to the Beattie principal.” Redlands Community News.

October 21, 2021: “Beech Avenue principal’s efforts are praised.” Fontana Herald News.

October 19, 2021: “We Must Build Back Stronger for California Kids.” Inland Empire Community News.

October 18, 2021: “Chef Chris Cosentino crowns his holiday table with a whimsical, juicy roast park.” 7×7.

October 1, 2021: “USDA sends schools $1.5 billion to relieve student lunch crunch.” California News Times.

September 21, 2021: “Food Truck 4 Kids+Beer Glass Brawl+Local Voice Contestant Rocks!” Patch.com

September 21, 2021: “Sacramento City Unified rolls out food truck for school lunches.” California News Times.

September 17, 2021: “Stephen and Ayesha Curry Debut ‘Eat, Learn, Play’ Bus for Oakland Youth.” California City News.

September 11, 2021: “Ayesha And Stephen Curry Have A New Bus That’s Feeding & Teaching Children In Oakland.” Because Of Them We Can.

September 8, 2021: “No Kid Hungry ‘Rebuilding’ Mural at The Morgan-Wixson Theatre in Santa Monica.” Patch.com.

September 8, 2021: “No Kid Hungry Mural Makes a Stance on Childhood Hunger.” NBC Los Angeles.

August 8, 2021: “North County School News, Aug. 8.” The San Diego Union-Tribune.

August 6, 2021: “No Kid Hungry California gives more than $12 million in grants to support free meals.” Village News.

August 2, 2021: “Kern County Library will offer a free meal service at some branches.” California News Times.

July 20, 2021: “California and Maine will offer free public school lunches.” Marketplace Morning Report (Audio)

July 16, 2021: “Food assistance remains available for families despite summer programs ending.” KGET 17. (Video)

July 15, 2021: “Summer Picnic Series Tackling Childhood Food Insecurity in Santa Barbara County.” KCLU.

June 28, 2021: “Grants helps bring free food to Vallejo child care sites – Times-Herald.” California News Times.

June 17, 2021: “No Kid Hungry.” Lawndale News.

June 10, 2021: “Summer Meal Concert Series Begins!” Santa Barbara Independent.

June 9, 2021: “South Sacramento summer lunch program aims to help food insecure children.” California News Times.

June 8, 2021: “Will California Public Schools Continue Free Lunches For All?” CalMatters.

May 22, 2021: “No Kid Hungry grants go to two San Bernardino-area nonprofits.” San Bernardino Sun.

May 14, 2021: “No Kid Hungry helping fund the fight against hunger in Kern County.” KGET 17. (Video)

May 11, 2021: “Boys & Girls Club of Bakersfield receives $45K grant from No Kid Hungry California.” KGET 17.

May 11, 2021: “Boys & Girls Clubs receive over $45K grant to help expand meal program.” The Bakersfield Californian.

April 22, 2021: “Political Watch.” Santa Maria Sun.

March 15, 2021: “Kern County Library receives grant funding.” KGET 17.

January 22, 2021: “President Biden signs order to increase federal food benefits, among executive actions to stabilize the U.S. economy.” Washington Post.

January 12, 2021: “Education Lab.” The Fresno Bee featuring the No Kid Hungry CA campaign

January 5, 2021: KCRA Morning News Interview featuring Kathy Saile, No Kid Hungry CA Director. 

December 16, 2020: “San Bernardino school district gets $100,000 No Kid Hungry grant.” San Bernardino County Sun.

December 13, 2020: “Amid ‘unprecedented’ hunger, advocates urge Congress to boost SNAP benefits in COVID-19 relief.” ABC News.

November 21, 2020: “Biz buzz: Napa Valley Unified School District receives grant from No Kid Hungry.” Napa Valley Register.

November 9, 2020: “Vineland School District receives $100,000 grant from nonprofit.” NBC KGET.

November 5, 2020: “No Kid Hungry grant awarded to SBCUSD to keep stomachs full and minds focused.” Highland Community News.

October 24, 2020: “LBUSD: Nonprofit Helps To Feed Local Students.” Patch.

October 16, 2020: “No Kid Hungry California announces more than $1 million in grant funding.” NBC KGET.

October 14, 2020: “Nonprofit Gives $140,000 To Long Beach Unified To Feed Students.” The Grunion Gazette.

September 28, 2020: “No Kid Hungry grant awarded to SBCUSD keeps stomachs full, mind focused.” Inland Empire Community News.

September 24, 2020: “No Kid Hungry grant awarded to SBCUSD Grab and Go Meals.” Highland Community News.

September 21, 2020: “CA Schools, Families Get Help Coping in Pandemic.” Public News Service.

September 17, 2020: Storytellers Project Live – School Stories. USA Today Network featuring Mariela Donis, Senior Program Manager (37:55 mark) and No Kid Hungry Youth Ambassador Abbey Favela (46:45). VIDEO https://youtu.be/GCmU73YHhZw

September 16, 2020: “More than 3 Million Meals Served to Families Since School Campuses Closed.” Sacramento City Unified School District. VIDEO https://youtu.be/NqWcfefIT-s 

September 13, 2020: “New No Kid Hungry grants go to San Bernardino, Riverside county school districts.” The Press-Enterprise.

September 13, 2020: “New No Kid Hungry grants go to San Bernardino, Riverside county school districts.” San Bernardino Sun.

September 9, 2020: “Providing meals to hungry students is as important as access to distance learning.” Edsource.

August 31, 2020: “In abrupt reversal, USDA extends summer school food waivers.” The Fern.

August 31, 2020: “USDA Extends Free School Meal Program for Children.” Route Fifty.

August 21, 2020: “Letter to the Editor: Coronavirus exacerbating child hunger problem.” The Hanford Sentinel.

August 20, 2020: “FUESD free meals helped out with thousands in grants.” The Village News.

August 14, 2020: “Letter to the Editor: Coronavirus exacerbating child hunger problem.” The Hanford Sentinel.

August 14, 2020: “Letter to the Editor: Congress needs to fight child hunger.” The Mercury News.

August 14, 2020: “Letter to the Editor: Congress needs to fight child hunger.” The East Bay Times.

August 14, 2020: “Support SNAP benefits for families in need.” Napa Valley Register.

August 14, 2020: “Letter: Don’t fail California’s kids.” Davis Enterprise

August 11, 2020: “Letter from Readers, Aug. 11, 2020.” Antelope Valley Press.

August 11, 2020: “Letter to the Editor: Support our children.” The Bakersfield Californian.

August 11, 2020: “Letter to the Editor: Youth aren’t immune to COVID-19.” The San Francisco Chronicle.

August 6, 2020: “Lawmakers to Newsom: Pay unemployment now.” CalMatters.

August 5, 2020: “More resources needed this fall for school meals to feed California’s children.” CalMatters.

August 5, 2020: “More resources needed this fall for school meals to feed California’s children.” Black Voice News.

August 4, 2020: “Columbia Elementary School District receives No Kid Hungry grant.” Redding Record Searchlight.

July 31, 2020: “Should all American kids get a free school lunch? The pandemic might make that a reality.” Washington Post.

July 29, 2020: “Congress needs to ‘take action, temporarily increase SNAP benefits’: No Kid Hungry campaign VP.” Yahoo Finance Video.

July 29, 2020: “William Lambers: Food stamps helped in WWII. They can do the same during the pandemic.” Eagle Times.

July 29, 2020: “Senate GOP rejects pandemic food stamp aid while calling to double ‘three-martini lunch’ deduction.” Salon.

July 28, 2020: “Senate GOP won’t extend pandemic food stamps but doubles ‘three-martini lunch’ deduction.” Washington Post.

July 17, 2020: “National nonprofit helps MUSD feed kids over summer.” Hi-Desert Star.

July 17, 2020: “‘Hunger Heroes’ honored for helping hungry kids”. Hi-Desert Star.

July 16, 2020: “Difference Makers: South Bay Teen Turns Baking Hobby Into Fundraiser.” KCBS Radio.

July 16, 2020: “Amazon Studies Donation Equals Specialty Salads.” MVSD News.

July 15, 2020: Univision Bay Area Interview. (Video)

July 11, 2020: “WIC recipients seek a way to shop for groceries online.” Woodland Daily Democrat.

June 30, 2020: “California Kids Receive Essential Funding For Safe School Meals During Pandemic In State’s Final Budget.” Van Nuys News Press.

June 30, 2020: “Rialto Unified School District Bridge.” Rialto Network.

June 24, 2020: “California must take bold action to support schools and feed children.” San Francisco Chronicles.

June 24, 2020: “After long decline, SNAP rising due to Covid-19.” Polico’s Morning Agriculture.

June 8, 2020: “Santa Barbara County Organizations Serving Free Summer Meals to Thousands of Children.” Noozhawk News.

June 8, 2020: “School districts, partners to provide free summer meals to North County children.” Santa Maria Times.

June 8, 2020: “How Grocery Shopping Online Could Help Close Equity Gaps.” California Health Report.

June 6, 2020: “Drive-through for free meals.” Santa Barbara News-Press.

June 4, 2020: “How Grocery Shopping Online Could Help Close Equity Gaps.” Yes Magazine.

June 2, 2020: “Two groups hit hardest by the coronavirus need support: The Community Meals Fund Act can help.” The Hill.

May 15, 2020: “Regreso a clases podría retrasarse por los recortes presupuestarios de California.” Telemundo 52.

May 15, 2020: “Back-to-school could be delayed by California budget cuts.” The Press Democrat.

May 14, 2020: “Back-to-school could be delayed by California budget cuts.” Fox 5.

May 11, 2020: Univision’s Buenos Días América Interview.

May 5, 2020: KBFX Bakersfield Interview.

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About No Kid Hungry

No child should go hungry in America. But millions don’t know where their next meal is coming from. No Kid Hungry is ending childhood hunger by helping launch and improve programs that give all kids the healthy food they need to thrive. This is a problem we know how to solve. No Kid Hungry is a campaign by Share Our Strength, an organization working to end hunger and poverty.

Last Reviewed: January 12, 2022