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Kevin Hagan
President and CEO of Feed The Children

Entries by Kevin Hagan

The Shame of NGOs Unwilling to Risk

(1) Comments | Posted September 26, 2014 | 5:40 PM

In the world of nonprofits, we all have big dreams.

We want to cure ALS, cancer and Alzheimer's disease.

We want to save endangered animals, the rain forest and our national parks.

We want to put an end to homelessness, waterborne diseases and refugee camps.

And in the case of...

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The Current System is Broken: Bringing Hunger Relief Home for the Summer

(6) Comments | Posted June 23, 2014 | 10:55 AM

It's summertime, and with summer break comes the laughter of carefree children in many neighborhoods... But not all of them. When the final school bell rings, millions of kids head home to empty refrigerators.

During the school year, 21 million American children qualify for free or low-cost school meals...

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SNAP Works -- So Why Would We Slash It?

(30) Comments | Posted September 19, 2013 | 5:07 PM

The House of Representatives is about to consider legislation that will take away food from hungry American children and their families.

Responding to what some Republicans see as a terrible waste of resources, House leadership is introducing a nutrition reform bill that has nothing to do with nutrition. Instead, this...

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Oklahoma Tornado Giving Stalls at Only 1 Percent of Way to Progress

(10) Comments | Posted August 4, 2013 | 12:16 PM

On May 20, time stood still, and everything we in Oklahoma City thought we knew ceased to be. On that morning in Moore, Okla., a rare EF5 tornado decimated our homes, schools, families, and our community. Just two weeks later, the unthinkable happened. Another EF5 tornado, along with two smaller...

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