C&S Wholesale Grocers

C&S Wholesale Grocers is the proud presenting sponsor of Share Our Strength's annual Conference of Leaders.

C&S Wholesale GrocersPart of the nearly 100 year legacy of C&S is the belief that companies can and should engage in their communities to create social good.  Toward that end, the company’s spirit of caring is demonstrated through grants, food donations and volunteerism where its employees live and work. Investing in and nourishing America's kids - - with an emphasis on those who are experiencing or who are at-risk of hunger  - - is at the forefront of C&S' corporate citizenship and culture of giving back. The company proudly supports Share Our Strength’s national Summer Meals Summit, and the widely used Hunger In Our Schools Report. In addition, C&S has invested in the Conference of Leaders, impact videos, targeted No Kid Hungry state and local projects and in the development of the online Best Practices Center.

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As America's Diner, Denny's serves hearty, fresh meals 24 hours a day, every day of the year to millions of customers. In 2011, Denny's became a No Kid Hungry partner to help combat the epidemic of childhood hunger in America and has raised more than $1.4 million to date. In 2013, from September 1 through October 31, Denny’s asked restaurant guests to make a $3 donation to No Kid Hungry in exchange for $9 in coupons. Every time a customer donated, they were reminded that “every dollar donated helps connect a child struggling with hunger to 10 nutritious meals.”* Thanks to the kindness generosity of its guests nationwide, Denny’s was able to make a donation of more than $730,000 to the No Kid Hungry campaign this year – more than the previous two year’s efforts combined. The coupons are redeemable through February 2014.

In addition to the in-store fundraising drive, Denny’s partnered with  America’s Egg Farmers in 2013 to further its efforts in providing breakfast to hungry children. For every “Build Your Own Omelette” purchased Sept. 9 through Sept. 15, America’s Egg Farmers donated one egg on behalf of Denny’s guests to a No Kid Hungry partner to help end childhood hunger in America. More than 500,000 eggs were donated to local food banks in Los Angeles, Dallas, Portland, Detroit and Charleston, S.C., in October 2013.

*This amount is based on the individual experiences of Share Our Strength’s grant recipients and is provided to illustrate how community investments can be used to help end childhood hunger. Each contribution made to Share Our Strength represents a contribution to its original mission. Donations will be used to reach the highest number of children facing hunger in America. Share Our Strength is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.


Domino Sugar and C&H Sugar

Did you know that 1 in 6 kids are face hunger?

Domino Sugar and C&HDomino Sugar and C&H Sugar have been sweetening the lives of Americans across the country for over 100 years with the quality of 100% pure cane sugar. Domino Sugar and C&H's trusted Granulated, Brown and Confectioners sugars, along with a variety of specialty sugars, are used to bake and sweeten many favorite foods as well as help create special memories shared with loved ones. Domino Sugar and C&H are now proud to help make a difference in the lives of children facing hunger by partnering with Share Our Strength as a presenting sponsor for the Great American Bake Sale®.



Hickory Farms

Enjoy classic American tastes.

Hickory Farms For over sixty years, Hickory Farms has been making holiday celebrations special with great American food gifts that families and friends love to give, receive and share. As part of their on-going dedication to being a great corporate citizen, they have contributed over $5 million dollars to the No Kid Hungry campaign since the beginning of our partnership in 2008, and engaged their customers and employees in the fight against childhood hunger.

Learn more about the partnership here. Thank you!


OpenTable, Inc.As a leading provider of free, real-time online reservations for diners and reservation and guest management solutions for restaurants, OpenTable, Inc., has found a great fit within Dine Out For No Kid Hungry. By leveraging its network of NYC restaurants, San Francisco restaurants and restaurants around the world and empowering consumers on a local level, OpenTable will play a key role toward the success of the program.



Romano's Macaroni Grill

Romano's Macaroni GrillRomano’s Macaroni Grill has been proudly serving unforgettable meals inspired by Italian trattoria cuisine, culture and conversation since 1988. Like the trattorias of old, Macaroni Grill is a gathering place for the community, and cares deeply about its neighbors in every one of its 180+ locations throughout the nation. Macaroni Grill joined No Kid Hungry’s efforts to end childhood hunger in 2012. Together with its guests, the brand raised nearly $325,000 to ensure that every child in America has access to the nutritious food they need, every day.


Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation

Since 2003, the Sodexo Foundation, the anti-hunger charitable arm of Sodexo, Inc., has partnered with Share Our Strength to fight childhood hunger—which affects nearly 1 in 6 children in America.

Sodexo Foundation

Building on a record of achievement, Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation has renewed its commitment to Share Our Strength to provide an even greater impact and ensure every child in the United States grows up with dependable access to enough nutritious food. Additionally, Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation is collaborating with Share Our Strength to engage and mobilize the youth of America to take hunger personally. Building upon previous collaboration, Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation supports Generation No Kid Hungry, an interactive online youth action center, offering age-appropriate engagement activities youth who want to lead anti-hunger advocacy and fundraising efforts among their peers. The Foundation also supports Share Our Strength's Youth Ambassador Program, an initiative designed for college students who want to be directly involved in the No Kid Hungry campaign. Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation has distributed more than 1,800 grants, totaling more than $27 million to hunger-related organizations since its founding in 1999.


Good things come from Sysco.

SyscoSysco is in its thirteenth year as the Official Food Service Marketer and Distributor of Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry, and its third year as a National Presenting Sponsor of this event series. In addition to its generous financial support, Sysco’s operating companies volunteer at and contribute products to No Kid Hungry events in their communities. These in-kind donations help to ensure the greatest amount of money possible goes towards children affected by hunger across the country. With a long history of contributing to the food needs of the areas it serves, Sysco is committed to ending childhood hunger in America. Learn more about Sysco, North America’s leading foodservice marketer and distributor.


Williams-SonomaWilliams-Sonoma, the premier specialty retailer of home furnishings and gourmet cookware in the United States, began its partnership with Share Our Strength and the No Kid Hungry Campaign in the fall of 2010 by raising awareness and engagement through communications in stores, catalogs and digital media.

To learn more, visit http://www.williams-sonoma.com/shop/special-offers/no-kid-hungry/.

National Restaurant Association

National Restaurant Association The National Restaurant Association (NRA) is an official Founding Partner for Share Our Strength’s Dine Out For No Kid Hungry and a No Kid Hungry National Alliance Partner. NRA has been a national Dine Out For No Kid Hungry partner since 2008.



The Fresh Market

Committed to engaging our communities to relieve hunger insecurity.

The Fresh Market, Inc. is a specialty grocery retailer focused on providing fresh, delicious food with friendly service in a warm and inviting atmosphere. From seasonally fresh produce to exceptional quality meat and seafood, signature baked goods and thousands of organic options, The Fresh Market is dedicated to offering its guests the most delicious and inspiring foods available.

The Fresh Market is a proud partner of No Kid Hungry®.  Together, they are dedicated to ending childhood hunger in America by surrounding children with healthy food where they live, learn and play. For more information, please visit www.thefreshmarket.com  or follow the company on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


Kellogg's; Kellogg Company FundWith its Breakfasts for Better Days™ initiative, Kellogg continues to build on its longstanding leadership and commitment to global hunger relief. Through the initiative, Kellogg and Kellogg’s Corporate Citizenship Fund committed to provide 1 billion servings of cereal and snacks, more than half of which are breakfast, to those who need it most around the world by the end of 2016. As part of this effort, Kellogg’s Corporate Citizenship Fund pledged $1 million total in grants in the U.S. to nonprofit like Share Our Strength to help increase participation in federally-funded breakfast programs.

Kellogg and its charitable arm, Kellogg’s Corporate Citizenship Fund, have donated $68 million in cash and $129 million in products to charitable organizations across the world over the past five years alone.




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Partnering with Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry® campaign, Smithfield supports efforts to end childhood hunger in America by making sure that children get the nutritious food they need to learn and grow. Now through November 2015, Smithfield will donate a minimum of $150,000 to raise awareness and funds for Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign through supporting events such as Dine Out For No Kid Hungry™, No Kid Hungry seated dinners and Taste of the Nation events, in partnership with some of its leading foodservice customers. Additionally, Smithfield will encourage shoppers at select supermarkets to support the No Kid Hungry campaign by making a donation when they check out.

About Smithfield Food Group

With over a century and a half of experience, Smithfield Food Group brands have become respected and well known for providing premium-quality meat products to families across the United States. With products ranging from lunchmeat and franks to smoked sausage, bacon and pepperoni, the Smithfield Food Group is an important part of consumers' mealtimes. The Smithfield Food Group offers several national and regional brands including Armour®, Eckrich®, Curly's®, Patrick Cudahy®, Carando®, Healthy Ones®, Margherita® Kretschmar® and LunchMakers®.

Coupons for Change

Giving to Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry Campaign® just got easier with the launch of a partnership with Coupons for Change, the philanthropic arm of Coupons.com, Coupons for Change empowers consumers to help end childhood hunger in the U.S. by using coupons for everyday grocery and household items. As consumers save money by using coupons and offers from the free and easy-to-use website, they will be helping make No Kid Hungry a reality. Every three coupons used from No Kid Hungry branded offers helps create meals for children struggling with hunger* The more you save, the more you can help children in need.

*$1 can feed a child in need up to 10 health meals. This amount is based on the individual experiences of grant recipients. Contributions will be used to reach the highest number of children facing hunger in America. Share Our Strength is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.

Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Coca-Cola

Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival

The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival brings together the world’s greatest chefs, winemakers, spirits producers and personalities to educate palates and entertain attendees in high style.  Since it’s inauguration in 2007, the Festival has paid homage to one of the greatest dining cities in the world while fighting to end hunger.  The Festival is hosted by and benefits the Food Bank For New York City and Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign and 100% of the Festival’s net proceeds go toward helping these community based organizations fight hunger.  Southern Wine & Spirits of New York is the exclusive provider of wine and spirits at the Festival.  More information about the Festival can be found at nycwff.org.

Hunger Is

During the month of April, all Safeway stores nationwide will raise funds at the check stand to help solve the problem of childhood hunger in America. Hunger Is, a joint charitable program of The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation is designed to build awareness and raise funds in an effort to eradicate childhood hunger in America. No Kid Hungry is delighted to be a part of the Hunger Is program, alongside Feeding America and FRAC. A year-round, national PSA appearing in print, broadcast, and on radio featuring Hunger Is ambassador Viola Davis will encourage all Americans to get involved.


As a leading global food company, ARYZTA is dedicated to reducing hunger and improving the lives of children through its charitable activities.

ARYZTA LogoAs a leading global food company, ARYZTA is dedicated to reducing hunger and improving the lives of children through its charitable activities. ARYZTA has made a three-year commitment to Share Our Strength as a National Sponsor of the No Kid Hungry national campaign, with a promise to engage our customers, suppliers, and employees in supporting the organization’s important work.

In support of No Kid Hungry, ARYZTA has developed a new Otis Spunkmeyer® “Orange Cookie” to be sold to its customers in the foodservice, retail grocery and fundraising channels. In addition, La Brea Bakery®, an ARYZTA brand and the industry leader in Artisan Bread, will be a sponsor of Taste of the Nation Los Angeles


Tyson Foods, Inc.

Tyson Foods formalized its involvement in hunger relief in 2000 when it partnered with Share Our Strength. Since that year, the company has donated more than 100 million pounds of much-needed protein to hundreds of food banks, food pantries, and relief agencies in 49 states. It has also become more actively involved in working to promote hunger awareness. Tyson Foods’ support of Share Our Strength has included sponsorships of Cooking Matters, Giving Tuesday, No Kid Hungry Starts with Breakfast, and most recently, a new National Innovation Partnership where they will be supporting our innovation team in executing after school meals pilots across the country. Tyson Foods is proud to partner with Share Our Strength as it continues to work to end childhood hunger, and to build on its commitment to domestic hunger relief and awareness.

Shake Shack

Since 2012, Shake Shack has been a proud supporter of No Kid Hungry, raising funds and awareness through their annual Great American Shake Sale

Since 2012, Shake Shack has been a proud supporter of No Kid Hungry, raising funds and awareness through their annual Great American Shake Sale. Based on the simple concept of a bounce-back coupon, Shake Shack has raised over $700,000 in just 3 years, proving that standing for something good can also be good for business. In 2014, Shake Shack’s Great American Shake Sale was awarded a Golden Halo Award by Cause Marketing Forum.

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In 2014, Accenture will undertake a project in collaboration with Share Our Strength to explore technological solutions to enhance Share Our Strength’s Cooking Matters at the Store program. Through this project, Accenture and Share Our Strength will work to identify ways in which Cooking Matters at the Store tour leaders, community groups, and participants can more easily engage with our nutrition education resources.

This project reflects Accenture’s commitment to delivering high performance to clients and making a difference in the communities where Accenture’s people live and work. Accenture brings a unique advantage to the United States—deep industry knowledge, tremendous skills and capabilities, powerful partnerships in both the business and nonprofit sectors and a dedication to making a sustainable difference.

Ted's Montana Grill

Every day in the United States, 16 million children go hungry. That's unacceptable. Ted’s Montana Grill has teamed up with Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry® campaign to connect kids at risk of hunger with the food they need to grow, thrive and lead healthy lives.




General Mills

School breakfast has the power to unlock a brighter future for every child. That’s why General Mills is proud to partner with Share Our Strength to ensure thousands of kids across the country can start their day poised for success with a nourishing breakfast.

Over the next three years, General Mills’ charitable support will allow No Kid Hungry to pilot, research, expand and raise awareness of vital programs like school breakfast, thereby increasing student access to meals in schools across the country -- so that more children can begin their school day ready to learn.

General Mills brings to No Kid Hungry a 150 year legacy of making food people love as well as a longstanding commitment to increasing food security in communities around the globe. Since 1954, General Mills and its Foundation have contributed more than $2 billion to schools and other nonprofit organizations focused on strengthening communities.

Together with Share Our Strength, General Mills is committed to the goal of making No Kid Hungry a reality across the country. Learn more about General Mills


Church's Chicken

Church's Chicken is a U.S.-based restaurant brand specializing in fried chicken and has been partnered with the No Kid Hungry campaign since early 2016. This past year, the popular fried chicken restaurant chain awarded No Kid Hungry with $300,167, nearly double their goal. Church's is about two things – good, hearty meals and happy, well-fed families, partnering with No Kid Hungry has been the ideal way to make that mission matter to the communities and people they serve.


Jack in the Box

Jack in the Box Inc. one of the nation's largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states, partnered nationally with No Kid Hungry nationally in 2016. Through their generous efforts, Jack in the Box was able to donate over $275,000 to No Kid Hungry through their September Dine Out campaign!



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Oatmega is a brand of grass-fed whey protein products that focuses on superior nutrition to support a healthy heart, mind, and body – and above all, that good nutrition should be shared. Oatmega believes in helping the fight against childhood hunger, which is why we’ve partner with No Kid Hungry to connect hungry kids to nutritious meals. Our business model is simple: Heart First. Business Second. Nutrition Shared™.  


WanderlustWanderlust is excited to partner with No Kid Hungry to help end childhood hunger across the country. For every Wanderlust 108 ticket purchased, Wanderlust will donate $1.08 to No Kid Hungry to help connect kids with programs like school breakfast and summer meals, and teach families how to cook healthy, affordable food at home.

In partnership with adidas, Wanderlust 108 combines three mindful activities – running, yoga, and meditation – in your favorite local park. It’s a celebration, not a competition, a place to ground yourself so you can rise to even greater heights. Across the full day, you’ll finish the three legs of the triathlon, try out something new, like acroyoga, aerial yoga, hooping, or a walking meditation, sample the best flavors in the local food scene, and visit a wide array of local vendors. Most of all, we hope you’ll connect with like-minded people in your community. Wanderlust 108 is a mindful movement that’s grown to more than 100,000 participants in 17 countries in only a few years. #ComeTogether to spread compassion, give love, and find your true north.


Wanderlust’s mission is to help you find your true north — to cultivate your best self. Wanderlust 108 was created to support that mission at a large scale. With Wanderlust 108, we aim to foster both individual wellness and positive social change by building a large community around mindfulness, including both yoga and meditation. Mindfulness practice has been proven to reduce anxiety, depression and bias, promote a positive body image and improve cognition, but meditation and yoga are seen by many as intimidating or too difficult. Wanderlust 108 shows that practice in a community setting is accessible, affordable and inclusive – and fun. We are helping to build a global mindful movement, one that will have positive effects on society long after the event is over.

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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

Since 2015, BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse has been a proud supporter of No Kid Hungry, raising funds and awareness through their annual Dine Out for No Kid Hungry promotion in September.

Since 2015, BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse has been a proud supporter of No Kid Hungry, raising funds and awareness through their annual Dine Out for No Kid Hungry promotion in September. Through consumer donations in exchange for a bounce back coupon, BJ’s has raised nearly $350,000 in just 2 years.

Dairy Queen

Vasari, a Dairy Queen franchisee with 76 locations in Texas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico, has been a proud supporter of No Kid Hungry since 2014. Through bounce-back coupon promotions, Vasari has raised over $500,300 for No Kid Hungry in only three years.

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Grimaldi's Pizzeria

Since 2013, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria has been a proud supporter of No Kid Hungry, raising funds and awareness through their annual Dine Out for No Kid Hungry promotion in September.

Since 2013, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria has been a proud supporter of No Kid Hungry, raising funds and awareness through their annual Dine Out for No Kid Hungry promotion in September. Through consumer donations in exchange for a bounce back coupon, Grimaldi’s has raised nearly $700,000 in just 4 years.

Noodles & Company

Noodles & Company is a fast-casual restaurant chain where its globally inspired dishes come together to create a World Kitchen. Recognized previously by Parents magazine as a Top Family Friendly Restaurant and by Health magazine as one of America’s Healthiest Fast Food Restaurants, Noodles & Company is a restaurant where Japanese Pan Noodles rest comfortably next to Penne Rosa and Wisconsin Mac & Cheese, but where world flavors don’t end at just noodles. Inspired by some of the world’s most celebrated flavor combinations, Noodles & Company’s menu offers soups, salads and shareables. Noodles & Company makes everything fresh to order, just as you like it, using quality ingredients. Servers deliver dishes to the table, allowing guests to sit and relax or grab a quick bite. With more than 400 locations nationwide, from California to Connecticut, guests can find a location near them and tour the global menu by visiting www.noodles.com.

Tommy Bahama

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Dietz & Watson

Dietz & Watson, one of the largest preparers of premium deli meats and artisan cheeses, embarks on a national campaign to reinvigorate mealtime and encourages America to #ChooseTheTable.

Dietz & Watson, one of the largest preparers of premium deli meats and artisan cheeses, embarks on a national campaign to reinvigorate mealtime and encourages America to #ChooseTheTable. As today’s world becomes increasingly more hectic, the fourth-generation family owned and operated brand hopes to inspire consumers to spend more time enjoying quality meals together.

One of the most important parts of this initiative – and a cornerstone of the Dietz & Watson brand – is leveraging the moment to shine a spotlight on an important national issue. This year, Dietz & Watson is partnering with No Kid Hungry to join the fight in ending childhood hunger. The brand has committed to donate $150,000 throughout the duration of the year, and will encourage consumers, retailers and employees to get involved in their own local communities.

Dietz & Watson is proud to team up with No Kid Hungry and dedicate their efforts to this important cause. Through this partnership and with the support of the community, Dietz & Watson is honored to be able to help place more than 1.5 million meals into the hands of children in need.

The Wills Group

The Wills Group is the parent company of Dash In Food Stores and SMO Energy.

Wills GroupDash In is a convenience food store chain with more than 60 locations throughout Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. SMO Energy is a provider of fuel and home heating and air conditioning services in Maryland.

The Wills Group is committed to keeping its customers moving forward – with all of its businesses grounded in one common philosophy: Lives in Motion.

Dash In provides its customers with a wide range of choices featuring fresh ingredients in an all-new environment that satisfies and helps move them through their day.

SMO Energy is a progressive heating and cooling services provider that remains true to its founding principles that are rooted in its commitment to exceptional customer service.

Dash In and SMO Energy are working in partnership with No Kid Hungry and local community-based partners across the Mid-Atlantic region to provide healthy meals for children.

To learn more, visit thewillsgroup.com

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants


Bar-S Foods Fights Childhood Hunger

At Bar-S we believe in giving back to the communities that we serve.

Among many other charitable efforts, we have made a commitment to help knock out childhood hunger, and are proud to partner with

Bar-S is pledging to help provide 1 MILLION meals to children in need through the Summer Meals program. We are proud to support No Kid Hungry in their fight to make sure every child in America has enough to eat.

For more information on Bar-S and our partnership, please visit https://www.bar-s.com/serves/no-kid-hungry.


Amazon knows that breakfast has the power to unlock student’s potential. That is why they have partnered with No Kid Hungry launching in 2017 to bring alternative methods of breakfast to schools around the US. Through this initiative, Amazon will help thousands of kids get the breakfast they need to learn and thrive.


Learn more about breakfast in the classroom: https://www.nokidhungry.org/breakfast