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American Hunger

Child Stats That Aren't Being Helped By Children Alley-Ooping Into Pools

Andy McDonald | Posted 10.02.2013 | Comedy
Andy McDonald

Okay, how about we compromise? I'll still throw out some disturbing statistics about the welfare of American children, but I'll punctuate them with some sweet ass alley-ooping pool dunks! Gooooooooo TEAM!

Kids Call Kids to Action: No Child Should Go Hungry

Steven Culbertson | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Steven Culbertson

Hunger and homelessness are among the top issue areas that motivate kids to serve. Kids understand what it means to feel safe and to have food in their bellies. What's more, they find it unacceptable, and they are willing and able to do something about it.

Struggling Mom Who Gardened To Feed Family Now Sends Free Seeds To Hungry | Posted 05.30.2012 | Impact

Do you know where your next meal is coming from? Many Americans don't. The latest statistics show in 2010 more than 17 million households were food...

Hunger in America

Christina Weiss Lurie | Posted 07.04.2012 | Impact
Christina Weiss Lurie

I should have been prepared for the notion that hunger was prevalent here in the United States, but I wasn't. I was shocked to hear that a First World country had such an ignominious reality prevalent across all 50 states.

Gallup: More Americans Are Struggling To Eat Than Chinese

Posted 12.12.2011 | Business

Millions of Americans are currently weathering the effects of a slow economic recovery. Many Chinese, meanwhile, find themselves struggling less to ke...

5 Myths About Hunger In America

The Washington Post | Robert Egger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

No one goes hungry in America. 1 Hunger is supposed to happen in other places - in distant countries where droughts or storms or famine compel us to ...

Obama and Governors Must Lead on Hunger Crisis

Billy Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Billy Shore

America does not lack food nor do we lack public food and nutrition programs. Kids who are hungry in America are hungry because they lack access to such programs. That is a solvable problem.