School children http://michiganradio.org en Third-grader raises money for hot school lunches for low-income kids http://michiganradio.org/post/third-grader-raises-money-hot-school-lunches-low-income-kids <p>A&nbsp; third-grader from Howell is making a big difference.</p><p>Eight-year-old Cayden Taipalus was upset when he saw a child refused a hot&nbsp; lunch at his elementary school cafeteria because his lunch account was in arrears.</p><p>Instead, the child was served a sandwich with fruit and milk, the alternative provided free by Howell school policy when a student's overdue lunch balance reaches $5.</p><p>Amber Peters is Cayden's mother. She said he came home asking how he could help.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 16753 at http://michiganradio.org Third-grader raises money for hot school lunches for low-income kids