Improving the nutrition children receive in public programs and at home so they can be healthier, learn more, and better achieve their dreams.
Updates from the field:
Sept, 2018: Approved! Charter Schools: Free & Reduced Priced Meals (AB 1871) – This bill helps ensure all low-income students have access to free or low cost meals – including those in public charter schools. AB 1871 will ensure this. Find out more information here.
Aug, 2018: Statewide Child Hunger Caucus – Thank you Jeff Bridges for your support to end childhood hunger! We enjoyed presenting with you, California Director Kathy Saile from No Kid Hungry, Pastor Karen Abrego (representing Senator Richard Pan’s office) and moderator Edie Lambert of KCRA in promoting the formation of a Child Hunger Caucus within the California State Legislature. It’s collaborations such as this which will truly move the needle to ensure all children in California have access to nutritious food. Stay tuned or contact us for more information.
July, 2018: Healthy Food Incentives at San Francisco’s Alemany Farmers’ Market – A Better Course is the proud recipient of a Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive program grant, known as Market Match in California, for 2018-19. More information.
A Better Course is a fiscally sponsored program of Community Ventures.