Norwich Local Summer Meals

Norwich Board of Education discusses summer meals issue, gets help from 3 towns

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How to get summer meals to the most students possible in Norwich? During a Board of Education meeting Wednesday evening, the district said three towns in New London County will be now be helping out. This comes as the district switches to an outside company providing food services. “You can’t tell a child that when hungry for the past two weeks, that it’s okay that you didn’t have food,” Shiela Hayes, first vice president of the NAACP Norwich branch, said. Frustration could be heard during a Board of Education meeting on free summer meals for Norwich students. Continue reading…