Weekend Meals Help Hungry Kids
As seen on CAI | By Elspeth Hay Read the full story or listen to the radio segment here Tammy Leone, Executive Director of Cape Kid Meals. Photo by Elspeth Hay. I’m standing
Cape Kid Meals to benefit from the Stop & Shop Bloomin’ 4 Good Program
We are so pleased to announce that, Cape Kid Meals has been selected as a beneficiary of the Stop & Shop Bloomin’ 4 Good Program for the month of October. The Stop & Shop Bloomin’
Cape Kid Meals Year End Report, July 1, 2021 – June 20, 2022
Please view our flippable Year End Report! Every effort has been made to present a complete list of all donors who gave $1,000 or greater to Cape Kid Meals from July 2021 to June 2022.
The Cape Cod Foundation Receives $1.36+ Million Massachusetts Community Development Block Grant to Support Local Food Security and Access
SOUTH YARMOUTH, MA—The Cape Cod Foundation received a $1,362,895 Community Development Block Grant from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts through its Department of Housing and Community Development to support food access and security across Cape Cod.
Just like that….we are serving over 800 children across the Cape!
Our numbers continue to grow as the overall need rises, awareness of our program expands and new school partnerships are formed. We have families who have reached out to ask for more support and so
Cape Kid Meals Selected to Benefit from the Community Bag Program
(Forestdale, MA) – Reduce single-use plastic in the environment and give back to those in need in the local community, all while running routine weekly errands at the local Stop & Shop. Cape Kid Meals
Thank you St. Pius X and Cape Cod Academy!
In the month of February, Cape Kid Meals was honored with donations from two fantastic schools on the Cape - St. Pius X School and Cape Cod Academy. St. Anthony House from St. Pius X
Cape and Plymouth Business | 2022 WATCHLIST
We were selected by our supporters to be part of the 2022 Reader's Choice Watchlist! Read all about the other 40 small businesses and non-profits that deserve to be recognized. You won't be disappointed. https://capeplymouthbusiness.com/february-2022-edition-watchlist/
Cape Kid Meals Fills The Gap For Children in Need
We are so happy that our organization was recognized in the Cape & Plymouth Business Media magazine! Check out this article by Bill O'Neill to read more about our mission and inspiration. Read the full
Thanks to all that participated in our first golf tournament, click here to see pictures from the day!
Chapin’s Fish ‘n Chips
We are so grateful to Chapin's Fish 'n Chips for partnering with us! What an absolute honor to have our logo on their menu!! If you have been before you know how great their food
MVYRadio – Interview With Tammy Leone/Cape Kid Meals
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RECAP – Food Insecurity: The Hidden Epidemic
The October Roundtable, Food Insecurity: The Hidden Epidemic – held October 15th, 2020.was a conversation focused on the inequity in food access within our Cape Cod community. The goals for this session included: Equipping the
COVID-19’s Impact On Childhood Hunger
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our community has been nothing short of devastating. It has severely crippled our local economy and was especially devastating to our summer businesses which many full-time residents rely
CMN | Cape Kid Meals
Our Mission To build community through media, enhance democratic communication, and facilitate free expression by providing our five towns with a state-of-the-art media resource center. We broadcast on Comcast Channel 99, serving the towns of
Food Security and Access Across Cape Cod
Save the Date! #GivingTuesday is December 1st!
#GivingTuesday is a day when individuals, communities, nonprofits and businesses from around the world come together and give back. Join the movement and give on Dec 1st!
Cape Kid Meals iHeart Interviews
iHeart Radio stations WCOD, WXTK and Cool 102 and spent some time talking with Tammy Leone about the Cape Kid Meals weekend backpack program and the importance of having access to food over the weekends.
So grateful to Seaside Le Mans – The Race for the Cape Cod Community for the incredible donation!
Cape Kid Meals is grateful to Seaside Le Mans - The Race for the Cape Cod Community for the incredible donation! Special thank you to those that made this possible: Cape Cod Healthcare, Bridge Creek
Clergy And Community Volunteers Keep Alive Program For Food-Insecure Students
To close the weekend hunger gap, Cape Kid Meals was established in 2014 and began delivering prepackaged bags of food for food-insecure students to elementary schools, where the food was discreetly placed into those students’
Bridging the Gap with Multi-bag Distribution
With summer meal programs ending and school start date being pushed out, Cape Kid Meals is providing multi-bag distribution to help fill the meal gap.
CKM Summer Program
In response to many summer camps and food resource sites not in operation or limited due to the continuing impact of COVID-19, Cape Kid Meals will continue to provide our weekend bags throughout the summer.
CKM has been selected as a beneficiary of 2020 Seaside Le Mans
CKM is excited to announce our selection as one of the 2020 Seaside Le Mans - The Race for the Cape Cod Community beneficiaries. We are honored to be recognized among the other wonderful organizations;
Thank you to Hyannis Yacht Club, American Culinary Federation of Cape Cod, Lily Pulitzer and Balise Motor Sales for selecting Cape Kid Meals as their beneficiary of their fund raising events in December 2019!
Dance Designs raised $5,000 for Cape Kid Meals!
Dance Designs raised $5,000 for Cape Kid Meals at their wonderful Dancers Making Waves event!! We then had the added pleasure of having the dancers come pack bags so they could see it first hand!
Cape Kid Meals is December Recipient of 100 Women Who Care of Cape Cod
From the Facebook page of 100 Women Who Care of Cape Cod: Checks were delivered today to our December recipient....Cape Kids Meals! Needless to say they were thrilled to receive....drum roll please....$3925 ! Our largest
Ring Bros. Marketplace teams up with Cape Kid Meals to help feed local children
Ring Bros. Marketplace has pledged to provide 600 pieces of fresh fruit weekly to Cape Kid Meals this school year. Cape Kid Meals will include this fruit in the food bags they assemble for 300
St John’s 14th Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Cape Kid Meals
St John's Episcopal Church continues to expand our community outreach by naming Cape Kid Meals as our main beneficiary from our 2018 golf tournament fund raising event. 1 in 6 children on Cape Cod are
2017 Gifts & Partnerships
Cape Kid Meals was overwhelmed with generous gifts and new partnerships in 2017. Read more to learn how local businesses and associations have really lent their support to our program. We are continuing to grow
Rotary Club Increases Number Of Children It Feeds Through Weekend Program
The Bourne-Sandwich Rotary Club has entered its second year with Cape Kid Meals and has been able to feed an additional 20 children over last year. The club sends food to the Bournedale Elementary School,
Cape Kid Meals was Featured in Cape Cod Times Article
What do the children think of Cape Kid Meals?
The following is a letter of children's thoughts on the program. Two weeks ago, I was invited by some of the second and third graders from one of the elementary schools we deliver food bags
The Black Dog Falmouth Partners with Cape Kid Meals
The Black Dog in Falmouth has selected Cape Kid Meals as it's community impact partner! A limited edition long sleeve t-shirt is on sale now in Falmouth and all proceeds go to Cape Kid Meals.
Cape Kid Meals in the Media
The Sandwich Community Television program, Downtown, recently featured Cape Kid Meals, where Robbie spoke with Mary Carlson and Mike Miller from the Bourne Sandwich Rotary about Cape Kids Meals and helping under kids in need.
10,000 Bags & Counting!
Cape Kid Meals, now on it's third year of providing food bags to children over the weekend, has delivered over 10,000 bags of food! By the end of this school year, Cape Kid Meals will
Volunteers packing the food bags at Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School.
Wednesday nights are busy at the Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School as volunteers meet each week to pack the 134 food bags for Cape Kid Meals Sandwich, Bourne & Barnstable schools. It is fun
Share your “Blessings” to encourage our kids & those supporting CKM
We would appreciate those who support this ministry to use this space to share your experiences and encourage others to become involved in helping Cape Kid Meals (CKM). Our belief is that if Cape Cod churches
In case you were wondering if your contribution was making a difference…
To Whom it May Concern: My name is Tanya Roza and I am the School Social Worker at the Ezra H. Baker Innovation School in Dennis, Massachusetts. We are a pre-K through Grade 3 school
Cape Kid Meals gives weekend nutritional relief
For hundreds of Cape Cod kids, three square meals a day are hard to come by. But Cape Kid Meals in Dennis has taken steps to change that. The non-profit, which was established in October