Media

The media is an important resource to the No Kid Hungry KY Campaign helping to bring awareness to childhood hunger in the summertime and the efforts we are taking to combat it.

WEKU Eastern Standard Interview
Discussion of child hunger in Kentucky — the extent of the problem and solutions to end child hunger in Kentucky.

Richmond Register: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
Summer meals up in Kentucky.

Richmond Register: ‘Closing the Hunger Gap’: Many Kentucky Children Go Hungry in the Summer
A news article about the progress Kentucky has made when concerning summer nutritional programs and it’s space for even more improvement.

FRAC Report Radio Interview
A discussion of 2016 summer meals in Kentucky.

WYMT NEWS KCEOC Kick-off Event
KCEOC holds 20th Anniversary free Ken-Ducky Derby at the Barbourville Water Park.

WAVE3 NEWS Dare to Care Food Bank’s Annette Ball promotes No Kid Hungry Kentucky
Annette Ball is Chair of the No Kid Hungry Kentucky campaign.

FRAC Releases Summer Meals Report
The report shows KY increases in meals over 2016.

NPR All Things Considered: “Summer Program For Hungry Kids Gets Creative With Food Delivery”
A 5 minute 26 second story about the nationwide USDA summer nutrition program. The story highlights the local YMCA in Hopkins County, Kentucky, for their creativity in getting the food to the children as a participant in this program.

The Enquirer: “Many kids not using summer food programs”
A news article about the under-utilization of summer food programs in Kentucky, and the goals of the KY Kids Eat campaign.

County Line Issue 1 // 2017: “Hunger Doesn’t Take a Vacation”
A print op-ed about the No Kid Hungry Kentucky Campaign and our strategies for implementing SFSP for the 2017 summer months.

 

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