We have all seen the commercials on T.V. of families not having enough food. Parents doing without so their children can have a meal. Hunger is a universal problem. Hunger does not just exist “over there” — every day in every community our neighbors are experiencing this devastating issue. This month in East Texas we are supporting East Texas Food Bank Hunger Action Month. In just thirty days we could stomp out hunger by implementing the three action items below.
Why Urban Farming Is Key in the Fight Against Hunger and Climate Change (Video)
A new study finds that urban farms are critical to survival in a changing climate. The urban farms sprouting up and across cities around the world aren't just feeding mouths—they are "critical to survival" and a "necessary adaptation" for developing regions and a changing climate, according to a new study.
Garden To Pantry: How Indiana's Fight Against Hunger Is Evolving
Food pantries face a lot of obstacles when it comes to providing fresh, healthy food. One project in Hamilton County is tapping into the power of urban gardening to stock pantry shelves with local produce.
In the fight against hunger, why don't we prioritize women?
OPINION | The intersection of poverty and violence results in women forgoing food to either help their children or avoid triggering violence.
Why Data on Agriculture and Food Security Investments Matters in the Fight Against Hunger
Although the world economy has grown for 54 out of the past 55 years, almost 800 million people today still suffer from hunger. Millions more live in poverty. Smarter investments in agriculture and food security are critical to end these problems.
Numbers game: Montana's Caleb Hill continues fighting to overcome the odds
MISSOULA — Montana’s Caleb Hill knew the odds were stacked against him. It just took him some time to come to that realization.
True Story: How The Sodexo Foundation Inspired Summit Group in the Fight against Childhood Hunger
Did you know that 50 million people are at risk of hunger across the United States, including more than 16 million children? Fortunately, organizations like The Sodexo Foundation are committed to ending childhood hunger in America with their STOP Hunger...
How New Yorkers can fight back against hunger: City Harvest director
Having enough food is a basic human right. And yet it is harder than ever for New Yorkers and their families to put food on the table. Here in our city, 1.4 million residents aren’t always certain where they will find their next meal, including one in four children.
Village Art Walk continues July 10
KENNEBUNK - Village Art Walk, coordinated by the Kennebunk-Kennebunkport-Arundel Chamber of Commerce, will continue Friday, July 10. The free self-guided
Women Must Continue Fighting for a Culture of Equality
Women have come a long way in the workplace, but there's still much more work to be done before we reach true gender equality.
What Is the Government Still Hiding? ACLU Continues Fight to Obtain Photos of Bush-Era Torture
democracynow.org - Earlier this month, the Pentagon released nearly 200 photographs relating to the abuse of prisoners by U.S. military personnel in I...
Consumer group continues fight vs. jeep, bus fare hikes, files petition before LTFRB
A consumer group filed a petition to bring back the minimum fare to eight pesos for jeepney and bus rides.
Activists continue fight to free last 10 transgender inmates held at Santa Ana Jail before...
SANTA ANA — Ahead of the U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s contract at Santa Ana Jail ending May 24, immigrants-rights activists are increasing demands that the remaining detainees be…
FDA must continue fight against teen vaping, local health officials urge
With Scott Gottlieb making his exit from the Food and Drug Administration's top spot, city and country health officials call for backup in the fight to curb teen use of e-cigarettes.
For Dante Cunningham, the Spurs must continue to fight
The San Antonio Spurs found themselves down as many as 14 points in their second meeting of the season Saturday night against the Los Angeles Lakers. They saw L. A. post 36 points and shoot 70 percent in the first quarter in what could have been the makings of a long night for San Antonio. But the final score would prove otherwise as the Spurs clawed their way back to go up 2-0 on the Lakers this season with a 110-106 win.
Kiwanis Family Walk for Hunger set for May 20
MONTICELLO — The Kiwanis Clubs of Monticello and Woodridge will hold the Kiwanis Family Walk for Hunger on May 20. Proceeds from the walk will
How Sam’s Club members can help fight hunger in North Carolina
Sam’s Club recently launched “Meals for Members,” a nationwide campaign partnering with local food banks that is aimed at fighting hunger.
Dine 909: How to help fight hunger from the comfort of your home
The 25th annual National Association of Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger food drive happens on Saturday.Yes, that means you can help fight hunger without leaving home.All you need t
Businesses join The Miskin Team, MUST Ministries to fight hunger
The Second Annual Food Drive for Marietta-based MUST Ministries ran for two months and ended on Oct. 31st.
Selenis Leyva on How ‘OITNB’ Broke the TV Mold + Why the Fight Continues
Leyva, who stars as Sofia on the hit Netflix series, says going into Season 6 that “Orange Is the New Black” gave voice to characters of different ages, sizes, and races.