Rowan County

Teachers, Faculty, And Administrators Of Rowan-Salisbury Schools Deliver Food And Christmas Toys

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Spectrum News – Charlotte By Courtney Davis  |  December 21, 2017 @8:47 PM ROWAN COUNTY — Teachers, faculty and administrators of Rowan-Salisbury schools hit the buses Thursday morning, to hand deliver Christmas toys to kids in the community. By 8:30 Thursday morning, the crowds were already waiting. hTe crowds were so large, they ran out! But Christmas […]

Lynn Harvey

The Face of Hunger: Districts Work to Solve Childhood Hunger

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American School Board Journal Del Stover If you’re not convinced that hunger is a real problem for your students, visit a school cafeteria on the morning after a long weekend, suggests Lynn Harvey, president of the School Nutrition Association. At schools serving high-poverty communities, in particular, “you will see the face of true hunger. Having […]

Profiles

2017 Youth Ambassador Spotlight: Sarah Fatima

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NoKidHungry.org By Riya Rahman Coordinator, Youth Engagement July 21, 2017 Name: Sarah Fatima Where do you go to school? University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Where are you working? Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina & Department of Public Instruction What’s your favorite part about being a Youth Ambassador? I love being able to interact […]

Food for the Summer

Hometown Hero: Emma Jenkins-Sullivan

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Chapelboro This week’s Hometown Hero is Emma Jenkins-Sullivan, Program Coordinator for Food for the Summer.   The Food for the Summer program is dedicated to providing local children with lunches during the summer months. Last year, the Food for the Summer program provided 48,000 lunches to children in the community who rely on school lunches for their […]