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Jan 05, 2016, 10:17 ET Peter Kaye Joins Share Our Strength as Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer

Share Our Strength, a national anti-hunger organization, has appointed Peter Kaye as Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer. In this newly-created role, ...


Jun 22, 2015, 12:18 ET It's Not 1975 Anymore: Save Summer For Hungry Kids With No Kid Hungry

Since 1975, a lot has changed: TV channels are powered by the Internet, video games come in the palm of our hands, and even watches can function as...


Oct 23, 2014, 12:00 ET Too Hungry to Think: No Kid Hungry Seeks to Close Breakfast Gap

For the 1 in 5 U.S. children struggling with hunger, skipping breakfast is more than just missing a meal, and the nation's children are too hungry to ...


Sep 03, 2013, 08:00 ET Dine Out this September and Help Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry® Campaign End Childhood Hunger in America

This September, restaurants in every state are teaming up with Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry® campaign to help end childhood hunger in America,...


Nov 27, 2012, 01:02 ET Maryland Advocates Kick Off 'Breakfast For Success' Campaign

Share Our Strength, the Maryland State Education Association, Maryland Hunger Solutions, Advocates for Children and Youth, Sodexo Foundation and...


Nov 01, 2012, 08:00 ET Share Our Strength Announces Winners for No Kid Hungry Student Essay Contest and Introduces Schools for No Kid Hungry, Every Kid Healthy

Share Our Strength®, a national nonprofit dedicated to ending childhood hunger in America, today announced the winners of its No Kid Hungry student...


Sep 15, 2012, 09:00 ET 1,000 Maryland Shoppers Learn To Buy Healthy Groceries On A Budget

More than 1,000 shoppers at Walmart locations across the state of Maryland learned new skills for buying healthy food on a limited budget today,...


Aug 23, 2012, 09:14 ET SURVEY: Three Out Of Five U.S. Teachers See Hunger In Classroom

As students across the country prepare to go back to school this fall, millions of American families are still feeling the sting of unemployment,...


Aug 23, 2012, 09:00 ET SURVEY: Three Out Of Five U.S. and Colorado Teachers See Hunger In Classroom

As students across Colorado prepare to go back to school this fall, many families are still feeling the sting of unemployment, rising food and fuel...


Aug 23, 2012, 08:00 ET SURVEY: Three Out Of Five U.S. Teachers See Hunger In Classroom

As students across Arkansas prepare to go back to school this fall, many families are still feeling the sting of unemployment, rising food and fuel...


Jun 28, 2012, 01:49 ET USDA and Share Our Strength Announce Additional State Efforts to End Child Hunger

Share Our Strength®, the leading national nonprofit ending childhood hunger in America, joined USDA Under Secretary for Food, Nutrition and Consumer...


Jun 27, 2012, 12:08 ET Baltimore Orioles' Adam Jones and Mayor Rawlings-Blake Make it a 'Super Summer' For Baltimore Kids

Baltimore Orioles' Adam Jones and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign, the Family League of...


Jun 26, 2012, 02:47 ET Baltimore Shoppers Learn To Buy Healthy Groceries On A Budget

Shoppers at Baltimore's Walmart learned new skills for buying healthy food on a limited budget today, after a series of educational grocery shopping...


Jun 20, 2012, 10:13 ET Grocery Store Tours at Walmart with Tips for Buying Healthy Food on a Budget; Shoppers can win a $10 gift card

The following event is being announced by Share Our Strength: WHAT: Two Shopping Matters grocery store tours at the newly-renovated Walmart in...


Jun 14, 2012, 11:00 ET First Lady Ginger Beebe Kicks Off Summer Meals Program For Kids

During a kickoff event for the Summer Food Service Program, First Lady Ginger Beebe encouraged families who rely on school lunch and breakfast during ...


Jun 11, 2012, 02:40 ET Denver Nuggets And USDA Undersecretary Concannon Kick Off Summer Meals Program For Kids

Denver Nuggets Forward Wilson Chandler, Strength and Conditioning Coach Steve Hess, SuperMascot Rocky and members of the Denver Nuggets Dance Team...


Mar 28, 2012, 08:30 ET Governor O'Malley Calls on Principals to Make School Breakfast a Priority

Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley hosted school principals and a diverse group of partners including the Partnership to End Childhood Hunger in...


Feb 09, 2012, 03:26 ET Leap Into Baking Season and Help End Childhood Hunger With Share Our Strength's Great American Bake Sale®

Share Our Strength®, the nation's leading nonprofit working to end childhood hunger, encourages bakers everywhere to take their extra day in 2012 -...


Jan 31, 2012, 10:00 ET Lt. Gov. Garcia Announces Winners of Colorado School Breakfast Challenge

Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia joined anti-hunger organization Hunger Free Colorado, the Colorado No Kid Hungry® Campaign, educators, students and community...


Nov 16, 2011, 02:30 ET Governor Deal Launches 'Feeding for a Promising Future - No Kid Hungry Campaign' with Share Our Strength and Georgia Food Bank Association

Gov. Nathan Deal joined Share Our Strength®, the Georgia Food Bank Association, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Bright from the Start:...


Nov 14, 2011, 09:00 ET Three Ways to Bag Childhood Hunger This Holiday

During a time when some children dream eagerly of Thanksgiving feasts, others dream of the day they will get meals on a regular basis. According to a ...


Oct 12, 2011, 03:35 ET Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples, Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell Join Texas Hunger Initiative and Share Our Strength to Kick Off 'Texas No Kid Hungry Campaign'

The Texas Department of Agriculture and United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) joined Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell and a diverse group of...


Sep 13, 2011, 09:00 ET Gov. Bev Perdue, Share Our Strength Launch 'No Kid Hungry North Carolina'

Gov. Bev Perdue joined Durham Mayor Bill Bell, Share Our Strength® and NC Serves, the lead nonprofit working with the North Carolina Commission on...


Sep 13, 2011, 03:53 ET Coming To a Restaurant Near You: Dine Out To Help End Childhood Hunger September 18-24

From September 18-24, the simple act of eating out can help Washington-D.C.-based Share Our Strength fight childhood hunger. Share Our Strength's...


Jun 07, 2011, 09:32 ET Jeff Bridges, Gov. McDonnell and USDA Sec. Vilsack Join Share Our Strength to Launch Virginia No Kid Hungry Campaign

Academy Award Winner and No Kid Hungry® National Campaign Spokesperson Jeff Bridges, Gov. Bob McDonnell (R-VA), and U.S. Department of Agriculture...