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MAKING A DIFFERENCE! This Entrepreneur Turns Leftover Cafeteria Food Into Hot Meals for Hungry People
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, hunger, making a difference, politics, ethics, culture, americans, interesting, education, society )

Cal
- 18 days ago - grist.org
Simon, 24, is cofounder of Food Recovery Network, a nonprofit organization that collects surplus food from college campuses and distributes it to hungry community members.
Why Hungry Seniors Aren't Getting Enough To Eat
Society & Culture  (tags: hungry, seniors, food, hunger, society, politics, ethics, americans, law, health, government )

Cal
- 126 days ago - npr.org
When we picture hungry Americans, we may see the faces of children, or single moms. But many of the people who struggle to fill their bellies are beyond age 65. Some of them are even malnourished
The Truth About Food Stamps (Hint: They Work and Help Millions)
Society & Culture  (tags: SNAP, government, politics, food, children, elderly, poverty, hunger, humans, family, health, rights, society, ethics )

Carrie
- 140 days ago - newrepublic.com
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or "SNAP," the new name for the Food Stamp Program, is America's largest and most important nutrition assistance program. It provides low-income people with money they must use to purchase food.
Tell Congress: Syrian Refugees in Crisis ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, hunger, children, environment )

Cher
- 269 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The escalating violence and political unrest in Syria have caused a sudden and increasing number of Syrians to flee their homes, even escaping to neighboring countries, stretching already limited aid resources and worsening the humanitarian crisis in the
Empower Girls and End Hunger ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, girls, hunger, protection )

Cher
- 277 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A child is born. After three months, her mother stops breastfeeding her. At meal times, she is fed last and least, and thus her growth will be permanently stunted. At age six, instead of going to school, she is taught how to milk a cow and plant crops.
Commit to Fighting Poverty, Hunger, and Injustice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, hunger, poverty, protection, world, environment )

Cher
- 280 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign our pledge to spread the word and join the fight against poverty, hunger, and injustice, and, together, we can create the better world we all know is possible.
Join Us as We Honor Women Who Are Righting the Wrongs of Poverty and Hunger.
Society & Culture  (tags: International Womens Day, women, society, hunger, activists, politics, activists, world, philanthropy, GoodNews, education, rights )

Cal
- 286 days ago - oxfamamerica.org
Every March 8, millions of people around the world celebrate International Women's Day. Here in the US, Oxfam supporters like you celebrate by raising awareness about women's efforts to overcome poverty and injustice.
Our Chance to End Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, humans, poverty, hunger, protection )

Cher
- 289 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Sign here and share it with all your friends and family to make sure that our politicians can no longer ignore this solution to poverty.
Help Give Hope to Seniors Facing Hunger ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, seniors, hunger, protection, environment )

Cher
- 319 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take the pledge today and join our community to ensure seniors don't go hungry.
1 in 5 Kids Face Hunger in America. You Can Help ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, hunger, protection )

Cher
- 319 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We all have a role to play in making sure every child and family has enough to eat. Together, We Can Solve Hunger... and it starts with you. Pledge to help fight childhood hunger today.
Utah Kids in Tears After School Seizes and Tosses Out 40 Lunches Over Debt (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, children, education, hunger, ethics, sadness, rights, society, corruption, family, health, humans )

Carrie
- 322 days ago - rawstory.com
According to The Salt Lake Tribune, the children had already received their lunches at Uintah Elementary in Salt Lake City when the child-nutrition manager ordered cafeteria workers to take the meals away.
Working Poor Now Majority of Food Stamp Recipients -- With College Educated Among Fastest Growing Group of Users
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, hunger, family, children, ethics, news, politics, society, sadness, education, government )

Carrie
- 325 days ago - rawstory.com
In the wake of recent cuts to SNAP -- or food stamps -- the Associated Press reported Sunday that working-age people have now passed children and the elderly as the majority of recipients for households relying on food stamps.
Applaud Rockstar's Restaurant to End Community Hunger ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, HUNGER, Jon Bon Jovi, protection, environment )

Cher
- 402 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank this restaurant founded by the John Bon Jovi Soul Foundation for its unique approach to alleviating community hunger
U.S. Food Banks Struggle to Meet New Demand Caused By Food Stamp Cuts
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, poverty, homeless, hunger, SNAP, food banks, government, ethics, family, children, society, politics, sadness, health )

Carrie
- 411 days ago - rawstory.com
Across the country, food banks that were already struggling to feed the millions of U.S. citizens who need nutritional assistance are now bracing for a surge in demand for help as deep cuts in the food stamp program take effect.
Food Waste: The Next Food Revolution
Society & Culture  (tags: U.S., food waste, hunger, world, family, humans, news, society, health )

Carrie
- 443 days ago - modernfarmer.com
Half the food in the last year was thrown out. One billion people are hungry. The next food revolution is about what you're not eating.
 

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