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School Breakfast Initiative Launches Website & Marketing Toolkit

The School Breakfast Initiative launched a new website and school breakfast marketing toolkit for school and district administrators.

Pine River-Backus Family Center explores collaboration opportunities to close the missing meal gap

With the help of a HFMN grant, they evaluated their current food shelf services and utilized Community Close-Up data to gain valuable insight into their current role and potential impact.

School Breakfast Initiative Launches Website & Marketing Toolkit

The School Breakfast Initiative launched a new website and school breakfast marketing toolkit for school and district administrators.

Pine River-Backus Family Center explores collaboration opportunities to close the missing meal gap

With the help of a HFMN grant, they evaluated their current food shelf services and utilized Community Close-Up data to gain valuable insight into their current role and potential impact.

Our facts

 
64.45

Million Meals

have been added in Minnesota since our campaign began in June 2011.
$8.4

Million Invested

in high-impact hunger-relief activities in Minnesota since 2012
335

Innovative Projects

hunger-relief projects catalyzed in Minnesota

Our collective impact

 
Our Collective Goal
Measuring System-wide Performance
Minnesota Missing Meals Collective Impact.
64.45 million meals ADDED SINCE JANUARY, 2012

Our strategy

We direct our investments into the most effective and transformational solutions that will change the trajectory of hunger-relief in Minnesota.

Agricultural Surplus
Food rescue
Hunger-relief
system capacity
SNAP Awarness
school meals
women, infants &
children program (WIC)
Community Close-Up Data
Hunger & Health
Intersection
$8,400,000 Million Invested Learn more

Catalyzing Change

We have catalyzed
335 innovative hunger-relief projects
in Minnesota.
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Cross-Sector Leadership

We are led by a steering committee of chief executives from several of the nation's largest corporations and not-for-profit organizations.
Ken Powell
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
General Mills
2011-2014
Greg Page
Executive Chairman
Cargill
2011-2014
Jack Larsen
Executive Vice President
Optum
2011-2014
Jeff Ettinger
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Hormel Foods
2011-2014
Pat Donovan
President & Chief Executive Officer
Bremer Financial
2011-2014
Sarah Caruso
President & Chief Executive Officer
Greater Twin Cities United Way
2011-2014
Rob Zeaske
Chief Executive Officer
Second Harvest Heartland
2011-2014