Anonymous donor provides $40,000 to pay off lunch debt for Battle Ground students.
Kylie Kirkpatrick, who said her son paid off the “lunch debt” of his third-grade class, charged with 20 criminal counts, including grand theft, obtaining aid by misrepresentation, petty theft & causing a false financial statement, per @CountyofNapa DA
UPDATE: Kylie Kirkpatrick, who made headlines after son reportedly laid off his class’ “lunch debt,” was arrested after police served search warrants on banks, e-payment platforms & email and social media providers, per @NapaPD , adding her 10yo son was placed w/family member
'If we all take little bites, we can swallow it all': Former students pay off lunch debt at Beaverton school
Four siblings come together to pay off student lunch debt for elementary school they all attended. Full story:
8-year-old Vancouver boy pays off his school's lunch debt - 12 Under 12
I’m proud of my state, Vermont, for leading the nation in considering making free school meals universal for children. In the richest country in the history of the world, “lunch debt” for hungry kids trying to learn at school should not exist.
A boy from Ohio had the "worst birthday ever" after his school lunch was taken away because of an unpaid balance on his account. His grandmother says it all happened on his ninth birthday, in front of other students in the lunch line, because of a $9 debt.
A charity run in the name of Philando Castile — who was killed by a police officer during a 2016 traffic stop — has wiped out kids' lunch debt in the school district where he worked
“School lunch debt” should not exist in the wealthiest country in the history of the world. When we are in the White House, we are going to provide year-round, free universal school meals.
A Philando Castile memorial fund has wiped out all student lunch debt in St. Paul