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Hunger New York City

Feeding The Hungry: Is Our Charitable Response System Bypassing The Real Discussion That Must Happen?

Hannah Laufer-Rottman | Posted 11.20.2013 | Impact
Hannah Laufer-Rottman

As we open this discussion, we must introduce the distinction between the need to provide an immediate response to hunger, and the need to fix the problem in a lasting and sustainable way. Creating separate and parallel food distribution and delivery structures for the poor and hungry, carries the inherent risk of exalting a system of charity as if it were the solution to hunger.

How a Homeless Guy Inspired Me to Launch My Start-Up

Kofi Frimpong | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact
Kofi Frimpong

What if I partnered with local soup kitchens and homeless shelters to set up a system where restaurant customers could purchase cheap and healthy meals that soup kitchen volunteers could pick up and give to the needy?