TV network pledges school support

August 2005
FoodService Director;8/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p34
Trade Publication
Presents the findings of a study conducted by television network Nickelodeon and Cogent Research regarding the eating habits of children in the U.S. as of August 2005. Amount of grants awarded by the network to schools and after-school programs; Overview of the study; Percentage of children that eat breakfast regularly.


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