The state’s first Farm to School Summit will be held in Kearney on Wednesday.
Education is the key to breaking the cycle of poverty says Grammy winning singer and humanitarian John Legend.
The Annie E. Casey Foundation recently released findings and recommendations from its 2nd Kids Count Policy Report of 2012.
25 Nebraska counties have schools that are eligible to participate in the free and reduced price lunch program, but currently have no summer feeding programs.
Kate Bolz, Executive Director for Nebraska Appleseed, says a new grant program recently approved in the legislature offers non-profit organizations the opportunity to bridge that gap.
She says Senator Norm Wallman introduced the legislation because 1 in 5 children in Nebraska is food insecure.
Cobweb Castle is the Omaha Children’s Museum’s not-so-scary haunted house.