Op-ed: CPS parents are getting $450 to buy food. For those who can, a plea to pay it forward.


Thanks to the federal COVID-19 relief bill, all CPS parents have or will receive a special debit card in the mail. The cards, issued through the Pandemic-Electronic Benefit Transfer program, or P-EBT, are loaded with $450 per student. In an op-ed, Jaime Freedman asks those who are able to donate that amount to their local food pantry.

via chicagotribune.com

April 26, 2021 at 05:28PM

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