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September is Hunger Action Month. Millions of families in the United States are facing hunger, many for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic. Here in sou...
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You can be a voice for those who are often voiceless—local children, families and seniors facing difficult choices to make ends meet.
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While food insecurity is harmful to everyone, it is particularly devastating to children.
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...cost of housing and utility costs. Most states establish Standard Utility Allowances (SUAs) to use as a standard deduction in stead of collecting utility bills ...
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Hunger—or food insecurity—is often spoken of as an immediate need, but it is much more than that. It has a long-term effect on health and well-being.
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...91,403 households Folded 24,986 letters which raised $316,824 Performed 1,527 hours of clerical and project support tasks Completed 395 SNAP applications which created $1,459,556 in local Learn More
Enrollment in a college or university and earning that coveted degree are strongly associated with financial security, a bright economic future and upward mobility. However, a rece...
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...That was true for many of us. But today students are struggling with homelessness and hunger in ways that hurt their ability to learn and threaten their ability to graduate....
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...Hunger Action Month, we invite you to take action to increase access to nutritious food and foster long-term stability for neighbors who struggle. Three Actions, One Goal: Ease ...
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...and vegetables cost too much to buy. Knowing that many of the families we serve are managing diet-related diseases such as heart disease and diabetes, we asked if they would...
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