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  • Making sure children have access to nutritious, healthy meals where they:
    LEARN
    PLAY
    LIVE
  • The Problem: Access
    There is enough food in America to feed all children, yet:
    • 10 million eligible kidsdon’t get free or reduced price school breakfast.
    • Only 16%ofeligible kids participated in summer meal programs. 
    There is huge gap between kids who are eligible for programs
    and those who receive them.
  • Share Our Strength
    Fundraise and make grants
    Raise awareness
    Provide Nutrition Education
    Invest in State Partnerships:
    Strength in Numbers
    3
  • First Governor to Pledge an End to Childhood Hunger
    Ending childhood hunger by 2015 is one of Governor O’Malley’s fifteen strategic policy goals.
    Progress toward the goal is monitored by the Governor’s Delivery Unit and measured by the StateStat process.
    “Step One in the How-to Manual for ending childhood hunger: partner with Share Our Strength.“
    -- Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley
  • 5
    Seedco
    MD Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene
    MD Dept of Human Resources
    5
    Maryland and Baltimore CASH Campaigns (EITC)
    Partnership
    to End
    Childhood Hunger
    in Maryland
    MD Hunger Solutions
    Governor’s Office for Children
    Share Our Strength
    Please have
    a seat and join us!
    MD State Dept of Education
    Maryland Out of School Time Network
    Maryland and Capital Area Food Banks
    Sodexo, Walmart and Kaiser Foundations
    Annie E. Casey Foundation
    End Hunger Calvert County and other Faith-Based Orgs
    USDA
  • Partnership Milestones
    • Convened “table” and collaborated on 5 Year Plan
    • Accountable for progress against goals in 6 nutrition programs + EITC
    • Pilot project: produced “early “win”
    • Established Maryland as national model
    • Attracted funding ($2.1 million) to implement plan
  • 2010 – 2011 Grant Funding= $2.1 Million
    Corporations, Foundations, Fundraisers, Federal Grants
  • First Class Breakfast Initiative
    First Class breakfast Initiative encourages schools to adopt alternative breakfast delivery models.
    • First Class Breakfast Toolkit
    • First Class Breakfast Video
    • Outreach to principals and superintendents
    • Direct appeal from Governor O’Malley
  • School Breakfast Program
    *
    * = preliminary numbers; final after 90 days from end of reporting period
  • Afterschool Meal Program
  • 2011 Summer Meals Program
    All of the Partnership’s outreach is aimed at directing people to our summer meals hotline or Partnership website, which provides callers or visitors with their nearest site
  • Summer Food Service ProgramAverage Daily Participation (ADP) per Month
    36% increase!
    45% increase!
  • Food Supplement Program
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
  • Thank You
    For more information:
    Anne Sheridan
    Maryland Director
    No Kid Hungry
    702-343-4869
    asheridan@strength.org
    OR
    Michael Hawkins
    Special Assistant
    Governor’s Office for Children
    410-767-4160
    mhawkins@goc.state.md.us
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