Ending Childhood Hunger in America
One School at at Time

FIND YOUR COMMUNITY

End 68 Hours of Hunger

is a private, not-for-profit, effort to confront the approximately 68 hours of hunger that some school children experience between the free lunch they receive in school Friday and the free breakfast they receive in school Monday.

LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT WE DO

Start a Program

These instructions are designed to help you start a program outside the geographical area where personal training can take place. They’ll help you get off to a great start! In addition, Claire Bloom, founder and executive director, is available to help by phone and through email, and we have also embedded videos to provide guidance.

  1. Watch our “How to Start a Program” videos
  2. Read our our operations manual
  3. Recruit your team and pack your bags

START A PROGRAM

How to Donate

There are three main ways to donate to End 68 Hours of Hunger: Though money (the food in every child’s weekend bag costs about $10, or about $500 per child, not counting vacations, during a school year). You can also donate food (we’ll let you know what kind of food is needed). The last method, is through the AmazonSmile program.

PayPal: donate with one click
Food: donate to your local community
AmazonSmile: donate while you shop

DONATE NOW

Hear from our program coordinators and volunteers

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Pack the Bags Volunteer Opportunity in Nashua

Each week, Nashua’s chapter of End 68 Hours of Hunger provides 200 food bags for children who face food insecurity at home. We fill the gap between free (or reduced cost) school lunch on Friday and free breakfast on Monday.  Our task would be impossible without you, the volunteers!  Please join our bag packing team... Read More