The White House has released its national strategy to end hunger and reduce diet-related diseases by 2030. The strategy comes ahead of Wednesday’s White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health.
An administration official says the plan would expand access to free and healthy school meals for nine million more children by 2032. The administration would help families purchase groceries during the summer months and expand Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program eligibility.
US Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says he’s excited about the pathway to provide healthy school meals to all students.