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Hernando County Schools/Facebookj

Thanks to Hurricane Irma, all students in one Florida school system will qualify for free breakfast and lunch through 2022.

There were 300 volunteers for A Full Summer – so many they filled the Godby High School cafeteria on Saturday. Churches and law firms competed to pack the most meals.

How Widespread Is Child Food Insecurity In Orange County?

Mar 13, 2018
Crystal Chavez, WNFE

More children in the Orlando area are in need of a free hot meal. Food insecurity—not having reliable access to enough affordable, nutritious food stresses families living in poverty. To get a grasp on child hunger for our series marking Sunshine Week, 90.7’s Crystal Chavez took a look at the need for free and reduced lunch at Orange County Public Schools. She spoke to Morning Edition Host Nicole Darden Creston.

Tampa Bay Area Students Included In Free School Lunches After Irma

Sep 19, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved allowing free school lunches for all students in 48 counties that took the brunt of Hurricane Irma, state Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam announced Monday.