Tag: school lunch

Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Monday, Gov. Ralph Northam signed House Bill 50 into law; it prohibits schools from shaming students for falling behind on their lunch debt.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Sen. Panel Votes to Ban ‘Lunch Shaming” in Virginia

RICHMOND BEAT: Sen. Panel Votes to Ban ‘Lunch Shaming” in Virginia

| February 25, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND – A Senate committee Thursday unanimously approved a bill to prohibit “lunch shaming” – the practice of singling out students who owe the school cafeteria money or cannot pay for their lunch.

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Gainesville’s ‘Settle the Debt’ Mom Writes Va School Lunch Legislation

Gainesville’s ‘Settle the Debt’ Mom Writes Va School Lunch Legislation

| January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Adelle Settle of Gainesville is working with Del. Danica Roem (D) of the 13th District to introduce legislation that would make sure Virginia public school students can receive a hot lunch regardless if they cannot pay or owe money on their lunch cards.

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Gainesville Mom Raises Money to Pay Off School Lunch Debt

Gainesville Mom Raises Money to Pay Off School Lunch Debt

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Adelle Settle, new to Gainesville, has set up a Go-Fund-Me page to help pay down the debt on school lunches at Prince William County Schools, especially for kids in need.

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