Hunger in the News

February 12, 2016
by Dan Michel


Our food banks spend a lot of time thinking about expiration dates but it would be nice to have to be able to give hunger in America an expiration date. Thanks to famous cartoonist and hunger-relief advocate Joe Heller for creating this cartoon for the Feeding America network.

Cartoon by Joe Heller

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Hunger in the News is a weekly summary of news articles that elevate the conversation of hunger and the issues affecting food insecurity in the U.S. The links contained in this summary direct you to websites that have content that is not controlled by Feeding America.

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