Sunshine High School is an alternative learning center for teens in grades 9-12 that allows them to complete high school online and receive a diploma, not a GED. Orange County School District partners with the Accelerated Learning Solutions Charter School organization to provide an alternative pathway to achieving a diploma. […]

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Inspired by the contemporary children’s classic, “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie,” Cheyanna Johnson, Child Hunger Corps Fellow, explores what happens when teenagers have regular access to snacks and meals. If you give a teen a snack, feelings of hanger and stomach pains go away for a little while. […]

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida has been working hard to contribute to the Central Florida community’s health and wellness. Because food insecurity is one of the leading factors contributing to chronic disease and illness among people who are low income and living in poverty, Second Harvest created the Healthy Pantry […]

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The students at Hungerford Elementary School in Eatonville recently donated funds to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, and while that is no small feat for any child, the story behind their donation is even more heartfelt. Students at Hungerford recently read “Wishtree,” the latest book by award-winning children’s […]

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