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One Teen's Creative Mission on Behalf of School Kids


--by Mish, posted Oct 21, 2016

Teen Creates App So Bullied Kids Never Have To Eat Alone

School lunch can be intensely lonely when you don't have anyone to sit with. A new app aims to help change that.

Isn't this a great idea?!

The way that it works is it's a free lunch-planning app where kids can find lunch tables if they feel like they have nowhere to go. Pretty much, kids can sign up as ambassadors for a Sit With Us club and agree to post open lunches so that anyone who has the app and has nowhere to go can find a table and, hopefully, make some new friends.

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http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/09/15/494074992/teen-creates-app-so-bullied-kids-never-have-to-eat-alone

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Readers Comments

Timo wrote: Great initiative top marks to this kid. There is faith for the next generations yet :)
kjoyw wrote: Such a great idea! Wonderful kindness!
mnc_91 wrote: Wow such a great use of technology :-)
pyronik wrote: I bet some workplaces would benefit from that too. What a great idea
melnotes wrote: This is awesome! We need more of this in the world,
RoseMarie wrote: Compassion and empathy at its highest, hopefully have a lot of the rest of them something to think about and emulate. X 💓
Rajni wrote: Nicer way to help them. May others get inspired.
splain wrote: This is just a great idea.
mindyjourney wrote: Love how there's an app for that! :))
leoladyc728 wrote: I heard about this

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