Supplementary Feeding Program - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Supplementary Feeding Program


LGUs' failure to liquidate funds threatens DSWD’s feeding program

Oct 01, 2017 - 11:47 AM

Over P7 billion worth of funds for the Supplementary Feeding Program remain unliquidated by local government units

NUTRITION. Mothers during a feeding program in Malabon on May 10, 2017. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Can P16 a day save PH kids from malnutrition?

Sep 07, 2017 - 9:30 AM

The budget for the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s supplemental feeding program sees a drop of P1 billion

NUTRITION. Mother with her children during a feeding program in Malabon City on May 10, 2017. Photo by Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Local gov't action vs malnutrition is critical – DSWD

Aug 25, 2015 - 2:02 PM

The active participation of LGUs together with support from the private sector is needed to improve the nutritional status of Filipino children through DSWD s various programs

MORE THAN FEEDING. Can schools include food education aside from feeding programs? Photo from DSWD

Gov't program to feed over 2.5M kids under 5 in 2015

Jun 24, 2015 - 7:08 PM

The government has earmarked P4 32 billion for the Supplementary Feeding Program in 2015

Teacher, teacher, Yolanda left scars

Nov 08, 2014 - 2:00 PM

The class is about to start Some have had lunch others have not Some cannot wait to learn others cannot wait for dinner

SCHOOL. Students of Sta Fe, from kinder to Grade 3, are mixed in two half-day classes under one teacher. All photos by Fritzie Rodriguez/

IN PHOTOS: Feeding hope in Bayan ni Juan

Oct 21, 2014 - 4:12 PM

Guhit ng Pag asa is a unique feeding program cum art activity that provides not only food for the body but also aims to nourish hope for the children of Bayan ni Juan

BETTER FUTURE. Artists-organizers led by Al Benavente and foot artist Jason de los Reyes hope they can inspire the children and give them hope. All photos by George Moya/

Nutribun: Remember me?

Oct 04, 2014 - 8:19 PM

Do you remember eating Nutribun as a child? The Manila government is reviving the school feeding program with a few changes in place

How to involve parents in school feeding programs

Jun 07, 2014 - 8:29 PM

A small daycare center in Caloocan shares its best practices hoping to inspire other preschools and LGUs to follow suit

How to fix malnutrition? Try community-based education

Mar 18, 2014 - 9:21 AM

CI Manila shows that community based intervention programs that focus on education and changing behaviors can help address malnutrition

School feeding programs for Filipino kids

Jan 31, 2014 - 12:29 AM

To address the issue of hunger among schoolchildren DSWD and DepEd are each allocating less than P2 000 per child for 120 days of feeding

HUNGRY STUDENTS. DSWD & DepEd are conducting school feeding programs, with hopes of ending malnutrition among students. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler