How can schools keep kids fed and focused in Philly, which has the highest poverty rate among big U.S. cities?
Nutrition advocates worry that a draft executive order seems to take aim at immigrant children who receive free and reduced-price meals.
After lots of data collection, teams are working to tailor each community school's services to address the needs of its students and residents.
The elementary has a long tradition of giving holiday baskets to some families. Soon, monthly backpacks of food will be offered.
At Dobbins and Southwark, plans are taking shape to address different needs.
Twice monthly, Philabundance volunteers distribute groceries that school families can take home. Target helped get the effort started in 2012.
Before arriving at the final apple-cranberry version of Rebel Crumbles, the teen crew tried more than 50 varieties.