Children all across South Africa are going to bed hungry — and that’s simply not acceptable. Not here. Not now. Not ever.
Too many children are turning up at school hungry, poorly dressed and unfit to learn because of rising poverty levels. They can’t concentrate properly because they haven’t eaten, sometimes for days, and are tired and stressed.
Dreams to Reality in partnership with Christian Davids primary school to implement a new feeding scheme, handing over food supplies to cater to the needs of the children to ensure that poverty stricken learners are fed and able to face the school day.
Because no child should learn on an empty stomach.