AZ Brain Food

AZ Brain Food

The Lisa Show

Managing Your Mental Health

Episode: Managing Your Mental Health

  • Dec 16, 2020 1:10 pm
  • 9:45 mins

The national free school lunch program benefits over 20 million children in the US every single day. These are kids from underprivileged homes that would go hungry without it. But have you ever wondered how many of these kids go hungry on the weekends? Ruth Farnsworth Collins had this same question, and it propelled her to start AZ Brain Food. AZ Brain Food is a nonprofit organization that currently feeds over three thousand and six hundred kids on the weekends throughout Arizona today. Here to talk with us today is Karen Zaharis, the director of operations.