“Lessons Learned: Breakfast After the Bell in Massachusetts” was presented by Bill Emerson Hunger Fellow Nathan Garcia as part of the briefing “A Snapshot of Hunger in America” on February 17, 2022. Nathan was placed with Project Bread in Boston, Massachusetts, from September, 2021 to February, 2022.
Publication tags: Field Reports, Video - Domestic Federal Nutrition Programs, School Breakfast Program (SBP)
Nathan Garcia has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 10 years, on a range of issues from human rights to wildlife conservation. Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, he was first introduced to social justice work by local organizations combating human trafficking. After years of building grassroots marketing campaigns, and developing community outreach programs, he went on to become the first in his family to graduate from college; earning a degree in International Relations and Human Rights from the University of California, Davis. As a communication consultant, photographer, and filmmaker he has traveled throughout the United States and to over 20 countries, creating awareness campaigns, development strategies, and documentaries for organizations creating a more just and equitable world.