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Communities across Illinois celebrate new law to improve school lunches

Legislation awaits Governor Pritzker’s Signature Illinois Stewardship Alliance, and a coalition of community organizations, schools, farmers and parents are celebrating the passage of new legislation to improve school lunches, increase equity for low-income and minority…

New legislation HB4813 aims to improve school lunches for low-income and minority students and expand opportunities for farm-to-school

SPRINGFIELD – The Better School Lunches Act HB4813, sponsored by House Representative Jehan Gordon-Booth, D-Peoria, was approved by the House and Elementary & Secondary Education Committee on February 16th. The bill would increase equity for…