Steph & Ayesha Curry Help Feed Oakland Kids Amid School Closures
Steph and Ayesha Curry are making sure that the children in the Oakland area don’t have to go hungry amid the nation-wide school closures due to the threat of coronavirus. As COVID-19, aka the novel coronavirus, continues to spread through the United States, many school districts across the country have made the decision to cancel school for the rest of March in order to contain the virus and prevent further spreading. While this move may serve to protect the health and safety of the country, many children rely on their schools to provide them with their 1-2 meals a day. With schools closing, many are concerned that kids may end up going hungry.
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Steph and Ayesha Curry have recognized that possibility, and have decided to take action. Their foundation “Eat. Learn. Play.” has teamed up with the Alameda County Community Food Bank and Feeding America to ensure that children in the Oakland community are fed. The Currys each shared a video of themselves explaining how they’re doing their part and encouraging others to get involved so that kids don’t have to wonder where their next meal is coming from.
“Oakland just announced they’re closing…