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Photo: Courtesy of the Eos Foundation

Photo: Courtesy of the Eos Foundation

School leaders in Massachusetts have won Healthy Start Awards from the Eos Foundation for contributing “to the educational success of the whole child by addressing their nutritional needs,” according to the foundation’s website. The third annual Healthy Start Awards ceremony was held last week at the State House.

Located in Harwich Port, Mass., the Eos Foundation “is a private philanthropic foundation committed to breaking the cycle of poverty by investing in children’s futures.”

The Healthy Start Awards “recognize individual school communities in Massachusetts that have reached 80% or higher school breakfast participation rates. The dedicated efforts of these schools’ administrators, teachers, custodians, food service staff, school secretaries and nurses help provide children in Massachusetts’ high-need schools access to the nutritious breakfast they need to learn each day.” (more…)

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