Teachers Use Fed 40 to Feed Hungry Students

Teachers: There’s Something You Can Do to Help Students Going Hungry Over the Summer

Robert Andrescik Fed 40, Schools, Students

If you’re a teacher, you know all too well that for millions of children, summer is the hungriest time of year. More than 21 million American kids get free or reduced-price lunch at school. And when those meals disappear, they find themselves hungry and with few options. The team at Feeding Children Everywhere has the answer to help at no …

New CEO of Feeding Children Everywhere Has Audacious Plans to Create a Hunger-Free America

Robert Andrescik FCE, Fed 40, News, Sustainability

Since becoming CEO of Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) a little over a year ago, Dave Green has helped feed millions of hungry children and families around the globe and here in the U.S. Stepping back, he’s in awe of all the Central Florida-based organization and its partners have accomplished. But ultimately, he says: “It isn’t enough.” Green isn’t ungrateful, but …
Hungriest state in America

What Is the “Hungriest” State in America? See the Answer and a Surprisingly Easy Way to Help

Robert Andrescik Fed 40

Residents of the “Hungriest State in America” can now receive 40 tasty meals at no charge thanks to a first-of-its kind mobile app from Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) designed with one audacious goal in mind: to end hunger in America. More than 13 percent of U.S. households — approximately 43 million Americans, including 14.5 million children — struggle to put food …

Caring Teachers Use Fed 40 App to Help Students Going Hungry When School’s Out

Lesley Crews Fed 40, Students

When most kids think of summer, they’re generally looking forward to having no school and spending extra free time with their friends. But for the millions of children facing food insecurity, summer is spent wondering where their next meal is coming from. Hunger Heroes at the University of Central Florida’s (UCF) College of Education and Human Performance are working to …

First-of-Its-Kind App Puts Food Assistance Within Arm’s Reach in Florida, Texas, Mississippi and Now Connecticut

Robert Andrescik Fed 40, News

Feeding Children Everywhere, a social charity that has activated 466,458 volunteers to package 70,266,829 meals for hungry people here in the U.S. and around the world, is expanding its groundbreaking Fed 40 program. Launched as a pilot program in Florida in November 2016, Fed 40 quickly expanded to Texas and Oklahoma. Now, the program is available in Connecticut and is …

FCE Expanding, Launching “Hunger Fighting” App in South Dallas

Robert Andrescik Dallas, Fed 40, News

Dallas is home to one of the largest food desert clusters in the United States. 36 percent of Dallas zip codes are USDA food deserts. 700,000 Dallas residents, 245,000 children live in food deserts. Diet-related disease will cost Texas $32.5 billion by 2030. Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE), an organization that in just six years has mobilized hundreds of thousands of …

Buzz Is Building for App to End Hunger in America

Robert Andrescik Fed 40, News

GrubHub, OpenTable and DailyBites mobile apps help Americans find takeout, make dinner reservations and pursue their endless quest for pizza. Now, Feeding Children Everywhere has launched a new mobile app designed with one audacious goal in mind: to end hunger in America!We quietly launched our free Fed 40 app in early November as a pilot program. But buzz is building …