Series of Events Hosted by Arby’s to Raise Awareness of Summer Hunger in America
ATLANTA, May 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ – As the final bell nears at schools across America, millions of children await the joys of summer. But for millions more, that closing bell brings uncertainty about when and where their next meal will come from. According to No Kid Hungry, of the 22 million kids who receive a free or reduced-price lunch during the school year, only 17.5 percent receive proper nourishment during the summer months.
Bus Proposal Awarded $10,000 Grant to Feed Hungry Kids in Clarke County, GA
“I just saw it as one more project that stood between me and graduation. The more schools we visited and the more children we met though ... the more I realized the privilege and opportunity we had received. We had the ability to really help, to create a program that would have a substantial and lasting impact on the community and individual lives.”
In-Store Fundraiser Benefits Share Our Strength No Kid Hungry®
ATLANTA, November 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Arby’s® restaurants across the country raised a record-breaking $3.4 million in just six weeks to end childhood hunger in America, a 10% increase over fundraising efforts in 2013. The Arby’s Foundation has contributed nearly $73 million to child-related causes since its inception in 1986.
Child Hunger Ends Here® Campaign Provides An Easy Way for Consumers to Help the Nearly 16 Million Kids Struggling with Hunger in the U.S.
OMAHA, Neb., March 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- More than one in five of all children1 and more than one in four Latino children1 in this country may not know where their next meal is coming from. ConAgra Foods and P&G are building a community of people to make a difference and help donate up to 7 million meals in 2014 through the Child Hunger Ends Here program. Look for the red pushpin and locate the code found on specially marked ConAgra Foods and P&G products.