NJ Food For Thought Campaign News

NJ moves to outlaw lunch shaming

The state Assembly Education Committee this week approved a measure to outlaw lunch shaming and allow some low-income students to receive free school meals. The

Children receiving afterschool supper

Suppers a growing option for NJ kids

Afterschool suppers are on the menu in a growing number of New Jersey communities, giving more children the afternoon nutrition they need to stay healthy

How to find summer meals for kids

Schools out and summer meals are in. Organizations across New Jersey are gearing up to serve fresh, healthy summer meals to children and teens in

Summer meals on the rise

More children are receiving summer meals, helping combat childhood hunger, according to a new report by Hunger Free New Jersey. New Jersey communities served up

School breakfast report released

New Jersey’s most impoverished schools are reaching less than half of their low-income students with federally-funded school breakfast, mainly because many continue to serve breakfast