March 11, 2013
Hunger is on the rise in
Second Harvest Food Bank has received a grant from Walmart, to assist with their local backpack program.
The program will help provide nutritious food to children and their families on weekends.
Some families depend on school lunches and after school meals during the week.
On the weekends, it can be difficult to keep three meals a day on the table.
The donation will help to send about
1,000 backpacks home with students in the