Insights on solutions and contributors to hunger, and the lives of Americans in need from Feeding America and network food bank staff and guest contributors.

Thursday, May 30 2013
Despite the safety net provided by Social Security and Medicare, the truth is that nearly 1 in 3 older adults in America today is economically insecure.
Sunday, May 19 2013
You can help reverse course and restore cuts to SNAP as the farm bill moves forward. Together, we can make solving hunger a priority for our nation's leaders.
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Wednesday, May 15 2013
More than 150 partners, volunteers, and staff traveled to Springfield to discuss hunger in our community with our elected officials.
Tuesday, May 14 2013
Despite our best efforts to convince Congress to balance the budget in a way that doesn't hurt families struggling with hunger, the House Agriculture Committee is poised to vote on a Farm Bill that will cut SNAP, or food stamps, by $21 billion. That's 8 billion meals that will be lost.
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Friday, May 10 2013
This serious problem of senior hunger is not just isolated to our nation's capital. Each day food banks across the United States are seeing seniors struggling.
Wednesday, May 1 2013
Too many older adults in America face challenges that limit their ability to obtain or prepare food, including limited budgets, declining mobility, and medical issues.
Wednesday, Mar 20 2013
A few years back, the San Antonio Food Bank created a community garden on approximately five acres of land. Last year alone, the garden produced 40,000 pounds of produce.
Friday, Jul 6 2012
This infographic demonstrates what will happen if the current version of the Farm Bill is passed.
Tags: SNAP
Thursday, Jun 21 2012
Here is our CEO Vicki Escarra's statement on the passage of the Farm Bill by the Senate today.
Tags: Advocacy
Tuesday, Jun 19 2012
SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps) have increased with the struggling economy to where 1 in 7 people now rely on those benefits to help make ends meet.
Tags: SNAP
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