The Secretary announced grant awardees - including many Feeding America food banks and food bank feeding programs - to help get healthier food to people using SNAP (food stamps).
Early in my career, I met a long-time hunger advocate John Arnold who was the father of mobile pantries. He believed that sometimes you need to bring the food to the people in need rather than thinking they need to get to inconvenient places to receive help.
Why TANF Is Not a Model for Other Safety Net Programs | Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) has seen decreasing value in its 20-year history and is having declining effects on families in need.
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