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U.S. Hopes to Donate Cash Instead of Food to Anti-Hunger Efforts


World  (tags: protection, hunger, US hunger aid, usa, society, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, world )

Cal
- 594 days ago - news.yahoo.com
International anti-hunger activists expect the Obama administration to propose major reforms to its food aid efforts in which the United States would donate cash instead of shipping U.S.-grown food to trouble spots around the world.



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Sheila S. (66)
Sunday April 7, 2013, 6:00 pm
I agree with this endeavor. The major mission programs I support already do this because it provides greater control of the funds, assures delivery to the appropriate recipients and supports growers and supplies in the local countries.
 

Jason S. (57)
Sunday April 7, 2013, 6:55 pm
Good posting, thanks
 

Sandra Patterson (61)
Sunday April 7, 2013, 10:48 pm
NOTED,THANK YOU
 

Robert O. (12)
Monday April 8, 2013, 12:09 am
Thank you Cal.
 

Frans Badenhorst (556)
Monday April 8, 2013, 1:17 am
thanks for posting Cal...this is a very noble cause......
 

Lynn D. (0)
Monday April 8, 2013, 1:35 am
Thanks for article.....
 

paul m. (93)
Monday April 8, 2013, 3:22 am

Trouble-spots are in America ,, feed U.S. People first.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday April 8, 2013, 4:11 am
Makes sense, so it will not happen.
 

Cynthia no frwd B. (266)
Monday April 8, 2013, 6:46 am
The goverment buys the food it donates and then pays to ship it duh
It would be better just ot give money. However that being said we need to worry a bit more about the hungery in America as in take care of our own First
 

Past Member (0)
Monday April 8, 2013, 8:53 am
That would be a better idea.
 

Carol Dreeszen (362)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 1:52 am
And how do we know the money is going where it should!? At some point one would think this President would take care of his won...guess not!
 
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