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Food Waste: You can help!

Food Waste: You can help!

Did you know that American households produce more food waste than compared to farmers and food processors combined? The USDA estimates 133 billion pounds worth of household food waste and $161 billion in food waste costs. Food waste in landfills creates methane, a...

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Taco-Stuffed Acorn Squash

Taco-Stuffed Acorn Squash

Don’t know what to do with your winter squash? Try this savory recipe with basic ingredients you might already have in your pantry. Acorn squash is available year-round; however, its peak season is early fall and winter. For the best selection, look for a good balance...

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Partner Feature: Arkansas WIC

Partner Feature: Arkansas WIC

The Arkansas WIC program has gone above-and-beyond to better serve low-income parents and young children in Arkansas. WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children. The main focus of WIC is educating families about proper nutrition...

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Become a Five to Thrive School District

The "Five to Thrive" campaign was developed by Arkansas No Kid Hungry partners to encourage school districts across the state to offer a variety of nutrition and physical activity programming to improve student health and academic outcomes. Currently, 22 Arkansas...

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Be Mighty Little Rock Update & Fall Convening

Be Mighty Little Rock Update & Fall Convening

The Be Mighty Little Rock, a citywide campaign to connect kids and teens 18 and under to free meals, ran as a pilot program this summer, funded by a CHAMPS grant from the National League of Cities. The campaign is was a partnership between the Arkansas Hunger Relief...

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Funding Opportunity: Cooking & Gardening with Kids

Funding Opportunity: Cooking & Gardening with Kids

The Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance and Access to Healthy Foods Research Group at the Arkansas Children's Research Institute have an exciting funding opportunity to announce thanks to the Kohl's Cares Foundation! Studies show that children are more likely to prefer...

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A day on “the hill”

A day on “the hill”

I have only ever experienced Washington D.C from a tourist's perspective. Every time I've visited I've been to countless historical monuments and nationally renowned museums, but I have never experienced the professional side of the city.       I went...

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Cooking with Kids: Fourth of July Fruit Tarts

Cooking with Kids: Fourth of July Fruit Tarts Don’t forget the fruit this Independence Day!       These yummy fruit tarts are a quick and easy crowd-pleaser that can add color to any backyard barbecue. Each tart contains 1/3 cup of fruit or about 15% of...

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AT&T Announces Believe Arkansas Partnership with the Alliance

AT&T leaders announced the Believe Arkansas initiative today at the state capitol with Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance Executive Director Kathy Webb. Believe Arkansas, through partnering with the Alliance, will work to combat...

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