Wyden, Hunger Relief Task Force Visit King School on Wednesday to Highlight Summer Food Programs
Portland, OR – Oregon Senator Ron Wyden and members of the Hunger Relief Task Force will have lunch with children at King School in Portland at noon on Wednesday, July 7, 2010, to highlight the need to continue federal funding of summer food programs. Federal nutrition programs are up for renewal this year. Getting the programs funded at an appropriate level is a priority, especially during the summer when school is out and children don’t have access to school meal programs.
Who: Oregon Senator Ron Wyden
Members of the Hunger Relief Task Force
Representatives of the Oregon Food Bank
40 to 50 boys and girls
What: Highlight the need to fund federal nutrition programs for children.
When: Noon, July 7, 2010
Where Summer lunch program
King Elementary School
4906 NE 6th Ave.