There is a nice article about Project Japale Goune in the October issue of Reconnections, a magazine for Rotary Foundation Alumni. It describes the beginning of the project;
The sight of children in tattered clothes living with
their parents in a tent in Senegal inspired three U.S.
Rotary Foundation Scholars — Katie Krueger, Ling Ling
Phung, and Natalie Domond — to start a school lunch
program for underprivileged students there in 2003.
You can read it entirely online here: Reconnections