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Get the latest updates on how Project Bread is working to end hunger in Massachusetts.

June 28, 2017

The Child Nutrition Outreach Program at Project Bread joined the Waltham Boys & Girls Club in hosting a kick-off event for the Summer Food Service Program at Lowell Spray Park on Tuesday, June 27. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federally funded, state administered nutrition program that provides free meals to kids ages 18 and under during the summer months in eligible areas. 

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March 13, 2017

The gym at the East Boston Social Center was filled with people on Saturday, March 11. But no one was playing sports - they were painting signs for the 2017 Walk for Hunger!

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March 24, 2015

A new study co-funded by Project Bread shows that schools collaborating with a professionally trained chef to improve the nutrition and taste of school lunches significantly increased students’ fruit and vegetable consumption.

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March 9, 2015

Children who eat school breakfast show an increase in cognitive function, improvement in test scores, and better behavior, yet only 17% of all students across Massachusetts eat school breakfast.

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September 29, 2014

Chef Vanessa's kale pesto is nut free, cost effective, and delicious! 

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September 3, 2014

Here are five things you might not know about the real face of school food in the Commonwealth and the critical role school food service professionals play.

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Filed under: Healthy Food, News and Events, Children and Schools

August 28, 2014

Chef Nick Speros, of Project Bread’s Chefs in Schools Initiative, has eight tips to help parents pack healthier lunches without spending a lot of extra time or money and, most importantly, that kids will eat.

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Filed under: News and Events, Children and Schools

June 20, 2014

Hunger doesn’t take a vacation when school is out. Watch this video about the Summer Food Service Program and learn how you can help thousands of children have access to nutritious meals throughout the summer.

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May 20, 2014

Let's Prepare Healthy School Breakfast is a cookbook that provides school nutrition directors with a one week cycle menu for breakfast including: tips for menu planning; delicious recipes; and alternative menu cycles that offer healthy breakfast choices to students.

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