Fighting Childhood Hunger
Filling in the Blanks fights childhood hunger by providing children in need with meals on the weekends.
of teachers saw a decrease in academic performance due to the negative effects of food insecurity.
Headaches, irritability, nausea, or disruptive behavior
1 OF EVERY 9
Children in Connecticut live in households without consistent access to adequate food.
Children rely on free or reduced-price lunches for their nutritional needs on an average school day.