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Food Shelters

Farmshare Model can End World Hunger

Jacob Devaney | Posted 12.08.2014 | Impact
Jacob Devaney

Farmshare in southern Florida has a local model that, if applied globally, could solve hunger problems by partnering farmers with local communities. Especially in urban areas where the availability of affordable and nutritious food is scarce.

How Will We Feed 18 Million Hungry Children When School Lets Out?

Kim Doyle Wille | Posted 07.03.2012 | Impact
Kim Doyle Wille

Last Thanksgiving, I spent two days documenting hunger at three food pantries. At the first pantry, children in sweaters sweetly asked volunteers if t...

Homeless Get A Taste Of Organic Thanksgiving Feast

Posted 11.22.2011 | Impact

Thanksgiving meals served at some homeless shelters this week will come with a gastronomic halo that few might expect: organic and locally grown foods...

Boston Shelter Director Transforms Homeless Women's Lives

backbay.patch.com | Posted 01.09.2012 | Impact

The words 'I have enough' will always ring strongly in the ears of Sharon Reilly, executive director of the Women's Lunch Place. She was visiting S...