#Lunch Shaming

  • Article: This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 15, 2019

    When Ryan Kyote fought against his school’s lunch debt policy, his governor listened. Read more

  • Article: Pennsylvania School District Won't Put Kids in Foster Care Over Lunch Debt – It Will Give Them Free Lunch

    Pennsylvania School District Won't Put Kids in Foster Care Over Lunch Debt – It Will Give Them Free Lunch

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 22, 2019

    The district responded to backlash and pressure from the public to apologize for its threats. Read more

  • Article: Cafeteria Worker Claimed She Was Fired for Serving Free Lunch to Student Who Couldn't Pay

    Cafeteria Worker Claimed She Was Fired for Serving Free Lunch to Student Who Couldn't Pay

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 21, 2019

    The New Hampshire employee said she was let go for “theft.” Read more

  • Article: This Eighth Grader Launched a Movement to Pay Off His School District's Lunch Debt

    This Eighth Grader Launched a Movement to Pay Off His School District's Lunch Debt

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 15, 2019

    Ben Hofer raised thousands of dollars for students in Austin for a school project. Read more