Column: Food pantries help fill meal gap for schoolchildren during summer break




Nearly half of Indiana’s schoolchildren are enrolled in the school meal program, meaning their last day of school likely provided their last reliable meal until classes resume in August. The hunger they experience can have long term effects if we do not implement solutions.

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