The Children’s Nutrition Outreach Coordinator supports the statewide and local efforts to eliminate child hunger in Cook County and throughout Illinois. They are a key team member as part of the No Kid Hungry Illinois campaign, which is a coalition working to connect kids in need with nutritious food. The current phase of the campaign is heavily focused on building partnerships with statewide membership organizations, school districts, food service providers, and other community organizations focused on child health and nutrition. This position will work closely with the Senior Manager of Children’s Nutrition Advocacy and Outreach to develop and achieve key objectives.
No child should grow up hungry in America, but one in six children struggles with hunger. We are working to ensure all children get the healthy food they need, every day – with a focus on school breakfast, summer meals, and afterschool meals.