What are the effects of hunger in the classroom?
Inability to concentrate
Poor academic performance
Health problems like head and stomachaches.
The most common reason children are not eating breakfast is poverty, loss of employment and lack parental guidance.
THANK YOU ALL WHO HAVE SUPPORTED AND CONTINUE TO SUPPORT THIS PROGRAM AND OUR COMMUNITY AS WE WORK TOGETHER TO GET THROUGH THE COVID -19 PANDEMIC
During this time we are trying to reach every child/family or elderly who is struggling through this hard time.
PLEASE if you know someone who needs assistance please reach out to us.....
We are currently distributing more that 10,000 meals a week!
Which is a 75% increase in food and funding we did not anticipate
we are serving more than 20 locations and additionally our community drive through pick ups as well!
We are needing donations of food , as well as monetary donations for our NH Food bank account and volunteers to assist delivering to folks with transportation issues
NEEDS: Dairy, meat, and school supplies for summer activities
Who We Are
Feeding Tiny Tummies, A 501c3 Non-Profit program to fight against childhood hunger who works with local schools in Cheshire and Sullivan County, NH to provide meals to children on weekends, breaks, and summers away from school.
Community Volunteers fill bags that are being delivered to schools in 14 locations. Each Volunteer donates 2-4 hours on average each week.
We’re feeding their tummies, but the difference between this program and any other program along with food that goes home with children we always include an academic item, whether it’s activity pages and crayons, a book to read or a family engagement activity,” Because we feed their Tummies and the minds of our next generation!
Established in 2017 this program served a small number of about 35 families growing to over 300 families in 3 years time!