food banks

Impact
- Washington, D.C.: (202) 399-7093 or 311. You can also email uposh@upo.org. - Chicago, IL: 311 If there's a number I'm forgetting
Post 50
Can I tell you a secret? I've used a food bank. I was a single working mom. My daughter was young and I was struggling to make ends meet.
Education
Despite financial and administrative hurdles, growing attention is paid to good nutrition for students of all ages, starting
Good News
This Grandma not only cares about her own, but also 300 other kids! Students who rely on free lunches during the school year sometimes run out of luck when school's out. 74-year-old Phyllis Shaughnessy was determined to bridge this gap.
Impact
They had so many questions: how heavy is a bucket of water, how far is 12 miles, and how does it feel to walk that far carrying
Impact
Incongruous Dual Problems Best practices can be shared among gleaning organizations to help each other mitigate food insecurity
Impact
What if I told you that the most valuable asset you could bring to the fight against hunger in America is your voice?
Impact
“I’m hoping we won’t be so willing to label people in need as other.”
Impact
“Nobody should go to bed hungry. It’s not OK.”
The WorldPost
Food producers and distributors have to compost or donate any unsold goods.
Impact
I challenged my neighbors to the SF-Marin Food Bank's Hunger Challenge. They took me up on the challenge, and shared daily updates that I posted on my own networks. I told them that if they finished the challenge, I'd donate $10K to the Food Bank.
Impact
The Colorado Pet Pantry is a Denver-based nonprofit that partners with human food banks five times a month to distribute dog and cat food to local homeless and low-income people who need help feeding their pets.
Impact
No one needs special talents and skills to start, and confronting hunger is no exception.
Impact
Folks, my neighbors have made it through the #HungerChallenge with lots of realizations. They've definitely been hungry, they've had stress dreams, and they've been really conscious of food.
Impact
If you missed this week's updates so far from Teri, you can catch up by reading about Day 1, Day 2, and Day 3. The purpose
Impact
For this 3rd update, Teri said: John, my husband, was staring at the four peaches, still ripening, on the counter. I thought
Impact
Day Two Both my husband and I dreamed about food - but not dreams of sumptuous meals enjoyed with friends in exquisite settings