On Saturday, January 12, the students of Blue Ridge School gathered to package 10,256 meals for the non-profit organization Rise Against Hunger. For 20 years, Rise Agains Hunger has packaged and distributed millions of nutritious meals to needy communities around the world, particularly in areas suffering from natural and man-made crises. The meals from Blue Ridge School are going to students at a school in Haiti.
Blue Ridge School has worked with Rise Against Hunger for nearly 10 years to package meals for distribution, to educate the students about the state of hunger around the world, and to empower the students to be agents of positive change. Overall, the School has packaged almost 100,000 meals for people in need around the world. Continue reading “BRS Students Rise Against Hunger”