How Portland is using its community gardens to help fight hunger
In an effort to put a dent in the region’s burgeoning food insecurity problem, the organization that manages Portland’s community gardens started giving preference to low-income Portlanders.
Acadiana church reaches out to a Guatemalan community to learn how it can help fight hunger
Advertiser reporter Leigh Guidry went to a poor Guatemalan community to learn how her church might help fight hunger there. Here is what she saw.
10 Celebrities Fighting Hunger in America
2012 has been the year of the celebrity engagement and wedding — who didn’t get married this year?
How One Organization is Fighting Hunger in Farm Country
Despite being a hub in America’s farmland, the city of Milwaukee is one of the hardest hit by the hunger crisis. But the Hunger Task Force is working to change that.
How Urban Gleaners Fights Hunger in Portland
The nonprofit delivers food to some 6,000 people each week.
Why social protection holds the key to fighting hunger
5 positive impacts of social protection measures 08 Jul 2015 What happens when money is given directly to people living in dire conditions? Will children be better nourished? Will families be more productive or will they become dependent? Will economies grow stronger? Today, some 70 percent of the world population, most of which live in rural areas, have no access to adequate social protection measures. For…
'Take what you need': Fighting student hunger at Kellogg Community College
Kellogg Community College started the Bruin Basket program to combat food insecurity, a growing problem among students on college campuses.
How One Website Fights Hunger With Gourmet Goodies
The World at Work is powered by GE. This new series highlights the people, projects and startups that are driving innovation and making the world a better place. Name: Love With...
CargillVoice: How One Partnership In Bolivia Is Fighting Childhood Hunger And Transforming...
By the CargillVoice Team That Bolivia is one of the poorest countries in Latin America is especially evident in its mountainous rural areas, where 80 percent of the population lives below the poverty line. In high-altitude regions like Chuquisaca — site of the nation's capital, Sucre — indigenous people depend on [...]
How Two Nonprofits Are Using Data To Fight Hunger In Louisville
Dare to Care and the Greater Louisville Project compare data from GLP’s 2016 concentrated poverty map with the areas where Dare to Care distributes food.
How Breastfeeding Could Help Fight Hunger, Poverty, Other Global Issues
How breastfeeding is linked to clean water and energy conservation -- and can help save lives.
“ What A Relief Podcast ” 101: Fighting Hunger and Malnutrition on World Food Day
In this week’s “What a Relief!” podcast episode, host B.C. Dodge and IRUSA’s Nouf Samarkandi sit down with Mr. Vimlendra Sharan, who is the…
Local View: What you can do to fight hunger
Feeding America and its 200 member Food Banks, including the Food Bank of Lincoln, designate September as Hunger Action Month. On behalf of the Food Bank’s board of directors, dedicated
How Does Cornhole and Lift Bridge Brewery Help Fight Hunger? What are You Doing Sunday?
This Sunday @1pm, Gulden's Restaurant and Bar will be hosting its annual Summer Bean Bags Tournament to benefit Merrick's Food Shelf! Date: Sunday, June 24th Location: 2999 Maplewood Drive, Maplewood, MN 55109 Cost: $10/person Details: Each team will consist of two (2) players and is open to all skill levels and is a double-elimination tournament. No team? No problem! We can find you a teammate upon registration. Prizes: Cash and Gift Card Give-A-Ways during the event!
What's on Table 33's new menu?
Rushing for the sake of getting it done has never been in the cards for Table 33, one of downtown Da...
This is how innovation is helping communities fight climate change
The effects of climate change are being felt globally - but farming communities are the areas worst affected.
How You Can Fight Hunger
Dr. Oz has partnered with Share Our Strength to fight hunger and make a difference. Learn how you can get involved. Click here to donate to fight hunger. Click here to find a food drive in your community. Dr. Oz wants to hear your ideas on how to make a difference. Share...
Easy, egg-cellent way to fight hunger!
Greetings friends As we approach the holiday season, it is important to keep in mind our fellow one in seven Hoosier neighbors who are struggling to know where their next meal is coming from or who are forced to choose between paying rent or putting food on the table. There are dozens of ways to fight hunger – but none as easy as this one! On Saturday, November 28, Food Finders Food Bank will participate in the #HATCHtheHolidays online Twitter competition between the…
A Different Way to Fight Hunger: Agroecology and the Food Sovereignty Prize
There is a certain mindset which says that science and technology have all the answers, swooping in from above to solve every agricultural problem that is preventing us from feeding the world, especially in the face of an ever expanding population, climate change and global warming. They will solve the growing problem of hunger and starvation throughout the world with a series of tech-fixes that will save millions of lives. Trust us they say. We are the smart people and we are here…
How to Fight Hunger with Local Food
Today in Greater Des Moines, we have 26 school gardens, a dozen faith gardens, 10 community gardens supported by the city, a handful of employee gardens on corporate grounds, and an immigrant/refugee garden run by Lutheran Services. Rewind. In 2009, we didn't have much at all. You can take any simple idea and create a revolution.…