October 2018: Help Us Feed Local School Children this Weekend

photo of school backpack full of portable food and snacksDid you know that some kids in Dulles South will not have enough food to eat this weekend? They rely on meals at school during the week but have limited access to nutritious food on Saturday and Sunday. According to No Kid Hungry, 1 in 6 kids in America faces hunger, and 3 of 4 teachers say they have children who regularly come to school hungry. The consequences are more than an empty belly; hunger can shorten a child’s attention span, lower IQ, and affect grades.

Learn how you can help in the October Newsletter at https://mailchi.mp/dsfp/help-us-feedlocal-school-children-this-weekend-dsfp-newsletter-october-2018

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