2/21/13


  • 1 in 10 students arrive at school without enough food for the day
  • Feeding a student breakfast can increase their chances of graduating by over 17%
  • Breakfast programs can increase a student's ability to problem solve by up to 14%
  • Students who eat breakfast show improved memory and focus, which can help increase grades by up to 15%
  • Students who eat breakfast everyday are 34% less likely to develop type 2 diabetes

During the week of February 25th - March 1st, we are fundraising for the Live Free Campaign, which supports Halton Food for Thought. Halton Food for Thought sponsors our High School Lunch Meal Card Program, which provides a healthy lunch meal every day for Ridge students who are not be able to afford one. Halton Food for Thought also funds our two food basket stations located in PCC and in the Ridge Room, which offer healthy juice, fruit and snacks for hungry students in need.

Please give a donation to help our students live free from hunger. For a loonie, toonie, or any amount, a sun card with your name will be placed on our walls. Donations can be made in the main office, PCC or the Ridge Room. Thank YOU!!


  • 1 in 10 students arrive at school without enough food for the day
  • Feeding a student breakfast can increase their chances of graduating by over 17%
  • Breakfast programs can increase a student's ability to problem solve by up to 14%
  • Students who eat breakfast show improved memory and focus, which can help increase grades by up to 15%
  • Students who eat breakfast everyday are 34% less likely to develop type 2 diabetes

During the week of February 25th - March 1st, we are fundraising for the Live Free Campaign, which supports Halton Food for Thought. Halton Food for Thought sponsors our High School Lunch Meal Card Program, which provides a healthy lunch meal every day for Ridge students who are not be able to afford one. Halton Food for Thought also funds our two food basket stations located in PCC and in the Ridge Room, which offer healthy juice, fruit and snacks for hungry students in need.

Please give a donation to help our students live free from hunger. For a loonie, toonie, or any amount, a sun card with your name will be placed on our walls. Donations can be made in the main office, PCC or the Ridge Room. Thank YOU!!

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