childhood hunger

SALISBURY, Md. — Together with support from the Restaurant Association of Maryland, the Maryland Food Bank will launch Dine Out 2 Help Out, a statewide effort to raise awareness and help end hunger in Maryland, from March 19 to March 22, 2018. During this four-day campaign, restaurants across the state will Dine Out 2 Help Out by donating 5 percent of gross sales to the Maryland Food Bank.

Va. gov panel to tackle childhood hunger

Nov 20, 2014

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe is creating a new panel aimed at reducing childhood hunger while promoting proper nutrition and Virginia agriculture.

McAuliffe signed an executive order Thursday establishing the Commonwealth Council on Bridging the Nutritional Divide.

He named his wife, Dorothy McAuliffe, as the new council's chairman.

The governor said the council will work to make sure that Virginia pursues every federal dollar currently available that promotes nutrition and healthy living.