Kid President And ConAgra Campaign To Fight Child Hunger In America
OREANDA-NEWS. April 15, 2016. This election year is already proving to be one of the most buzzed about in our nation's history. That's why ConAgra has partnered with
Robby Novak, aka Kid President, to bring one of those serious issues – child hunger – to America's forefront. Kid President has declared 2016 the Year of the Kid and as part of his "campaign," has released a video to inspire kid citizens and adults to take action in the fight against child hunger.
"We're campaigning for something awesome…we're campaigning for kids…and we're gonna do this together," said Kid President. "We need your help to end child hunger in
More than one in five children and more than one in four Latino children1 in the U.S. may not know where their next meal is coming from. That's more than 15 million children. Kid President and ConAgra need your help in the fight against child hunger in America. Join the fight by watching or sharing Kid President's video. For every view or share of the video
But that's not the only way to help! Visit the Child Hunger Ends Here website to enter the eight-digit code from specially marked packages of ConAgra's food3 and learn more about how to help fight this issue in your community.
"Child food insecurity is an issue that affects every county in our nation," says
Robert Rizzo, Senior Director of
To continue on the "campaign trail," Kid President and ConAgra will host a
Novak, with his brother-in-law and Kid President co-creator
Brad Montague, have partnered with ConAgra since 2014 to get the word out about child hunger in America, as well as dedicated time to volunteering and packing more than 570,000 meals for kids all over the world. Together they believe that kids should focus on being more awesome and not have to worry about their next meal.
No matter which party or candidate you may side with, fighting child hunger is something we can all support! Follow Kid President's journey by tracking the #childhungerendshere hashtag on social media, and following Child Hunger Ends Here on Twitter and
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About Feeding America
Feeding America is the nationwide network of 200 food banks that leads the fight against hunger in
About Kid President
Brad Montague and
Robby Novak are co-creators of Kid President, the popular web series featured on
Rainn Wilson's SoulPancake YouTube channel. Together the two have created a movement of joy and fun and created work seen by tens of millions. Brad and Robby truly believe that if we make the world better for kids, then the world will be better for everyone. For more than five years, Brad and Robby have dedicated time both overseas and here in the U.S. to ensure kids have access to food – from volunteering at local soup kitchens in their hometown to packing more than 570,000 meals for kids all over the world to working with organizations like
Rainn Wilson founded media company SoulPancake to create inspiring content designed to explore life's big questions. The mission-driven company reaches audiences across multiple platforms with an Emmy Award-winning television division; Webby Award-winning premium
1Coleman-Jensen, A., et al. (2015). Statistical Supplement to Household Food Security in
2 For every view or share of this Kid President video recorded between now and
3 For every 8-digit code from participating products validly entered at www.childhungerendshere.com, ConAgra will donate 9?, the cost for Feeding America® to provide one meal through its network of local foodbanks. Guaranteed minimum donation: 500,000 meals