DENVER - Certain public schools in Colorado could soon be required to serve free breakfast to students during the start of the school day. House Bill 1006 , the Breakfast after the Bell bill, passed the State Senate Friday after clearing the House last month.
Beginning in the fall...
DENVER (AP) - Members of Colorado's only statewide anti-hunger group are meeting in Denver.
Gov. John Hickenlooper plans to speak at the Hunger Free Colorado breakfast on Wednesday at the Denver Athletic Club.
Hickenlooper also plans to sign an executive order at the event.
Gov. Ritter announced Wednesday more than 900,000 free meals were served to children across Colorado over the summer, the highest number in Colorado since the program started more than 30 years ago.
"I am proud to say that Colorado has answered the challenge to fight childhood hunger by expanding...
Kids throughout Colorado can get a free lunch this summer--no income requirements, no strings attached.
Hunger Free Colorado has compiled a list of all sites statewide offering free meals for children. Some locations are schools, others are community centers.
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