A Message from Amy Bourgault  "Effective June 25, 2018,  I will no longer be working with NH Hunger Solutions.   For inquiries, contact"


Wednesday, April 19, 2017
  Before retiring from the New Hampshire Senate last year, I sponsored a bipartisan bill that created a commission to address child hunger in our state. The work of the commission is to address the fact that 44,000 children in New Hampshire are food insecure, children who experience physiological pain because they are worried that there will not be food for them to eat and who experience real hunger from a lack of food.


NH School Breakfast Challenge: 9 schools recognized By: Laura Montenegro (c)


"One thing that can help sleepy, hungry kids get ready to hit the books by the first school bell is a good breakfast. Several local schools have learned the value of providing that meal and, as the school year winds down, the New Hampshire School Breakfast Challenge is singing their praises."

Eagle Tribune (June 24, 2014) Schools See Surge in Breakfast Participation 


Success Starts with School Breakfast! NFL player & Nashua native Kendall Reyes joins Dr. Crisp Elementary School, NH Kids Count and NH School Breakfast Challenge Partners to kick off the “It Starts With School Breakfast” campaign March 14. 


Recent statewide coverage of the importance of school breakfast in NH. Check out these articles to learn more about school breakfast and what NH Kids Count is doing to promote it! 


"Take Time for School Breakfast" Opinion piece written by NH Kids Count Board Member Andy Beaupre published this morning in Foster's Daily Democrat.


“This is a wake-up call for our state," said Ellen Fineberg, Executive Director of the nonprofit advocacy group, Children's Alliance of New Hampshire.” Children are the future health and well-being of our state."

Seacoast Online (September 23, 2013): More children live in poverty


“The percentage of children living in poverty in New Hampshire surged last year to 15.6 percent. That’s up from 12 percent in 2011, the largest increase of any state.“

New Hampshire Public Radio (September 20, 2013): Report: Child Poverty Surges In N.H.