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20 Years of Breaktime-Mealtime™: What’s Next?

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

“You might think feeding a child during a school break is not a big deal…but for someone on food stamps it’s just enough of an extra expense to impact other areas of life, and once again start the spiral downward. It is the cracks which create the gaps…which become the […]

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Hungry For Knowledge – The Crucial Link Between Hunger and Education

Thursday, February 1, 2018

In Bellevue, 18% of children are living in poverty and food insecure. These children live in an environment that lacks reliable access to a sufficient quantity or quality of affordable, nutritious food. These kids struggle in the classroom hungry and lacking the resources they need to thrive. “We all have […]

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Rounding Up for Education – Small Change, Big Impact

Friday, January 26, 2018

“Would you like to round up for education?” Answering yes to this simple question won’t make a big impact on your wallet but it will make a big impact for kids right here in your community. You might pay a few more cents for your great thrift shop find at […]

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Back to Class with Healthy School Snacks

Friday, December 29, 2017

Currently, 19% of students are living in poverty right here in Bellevue. Many of these students miss breakfast, go home to an empty house after school or simply don’t have enough to eat at home. Healthy snacks help fill these gaps so kids get enough to eat and are able […]

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A Breaktime-Mealtime Box Keeps Kids Going Strong

Friday, December 8, 2017

Yahir and his siblings live with their mom and are a strong family unit. They all pitch in to keep the house running smoothly – Yahir’s chore is vacuuming. Living on a single income means money is tight. They rely on the free meals the kids receive at school to […]

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