Maryland | No Kid Hungry

About Us

No Kid Hungry Maryland has been ending childhood hunger in Maryland since 2008. The Partnership to End Childhood Hunger in Maryland - co-lead by Share Our Strength and the Governor's Office - is connecting kids with the healthy food they need wherever they live, learn and play.

The Partnership is a coalition of national and local organizations and agencies representing the private and public sectors.

 

News & Updates

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett on Tuesday released his proposed capital budget for fiscal 2018, which recommends $1.73 billion for the county school system. The money proposed for Montgomery County Public Schools would pay for projects including the construction of four schools, 22 additions, and 11 school renovation/expansions while also investing in other infrastructure needs, according to the statement. To finance the projects, the county is expecting $308.6 million in state assistance.
January 18, 2017
A first-time report card on the state of school food in Maryland gives top marks to Howard County and finds that many districts fall short in providing salad bars, restricting sugar in meals and limiting vending machines to healthier items even after school hours.
January 18, 2017
Maryland is one of seven states chosen by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to participate in a two-year pilot that will allow food stamp recipients to buy groceries online for the first time. The federal agency that oversees the supplemental nutritional food program for low income people, also known as SNAP, announced that in Maryland online retailer Amazon, along with grocery chains ShopRite and Safeway will begin accepting the federal benefits for online food purchases when the program starts this summer. (Balt. Sun)
January 09, 2017

2016 Breakfast Challenge

Thank you to our sponsor, American Dairy Association North East.

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Our Young Leaders

If you’re a kid who wants to step up and take action to end childhood hunger (or if you know one who does), we want you to be part of Generation No Kid Hungry.