This week, the House proposed a budget that was (not unexpectedly) different from the budget recently proposed by the President. There are some deep cuts to programs that help people already struggling to make ends meet. CEO Diana Aviv issued the following reaction to the House proposal.
The Packer is a publication for individuals working in the produce industry. Recently, we held the Fresh Produce Summit to discuss ways to get more of this nutritious food into the network of food banks and eventually to people in need.
Beyond the city: Misconceptions about Hunger in Rural America | Herald-Dispatch, Huntington, WV
Recently, we featured Max Tjaden, a farmer who participates in the Invest An Acre program. More than his participation, he talked to the Herald-Dispatch about seeing hunger first-hand in his rural community.Tags: Hunger in the News