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Believe It or Not, You Need Food Stamps

Mario Batali | Posted 06.05.2012 | New York
Mario Batali

Living within a food stamp budget for one week was a challenge for both of us, but that challenge has ended. Unfortunately, the same cannot be said for millions of others.

Taking Food From the Most Vulnerable Among Us Isn't a Budget Fix

Lucy Cabrera | Posted 09.26.2011 | New York
Lucy Cabrera

As the debate over budget cuts heat up in Washington, let's hope cooler heads prevail when it comes to supporting something as basic as food assistance for those in need.

49 Million Americans Going Hungry, Programs Initiating To Raise Food Security

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

According to a new government report, the number of Americans who lack adequate, consistent access to food rose to a new high of 49 million last year....

NY Food Bank Demand Rising

Crain's New York Business | Kira Bindrim | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Though Ben Bernanke declared Tuesday a "likely" end to the recession, the forecast has yet to improve at the Food Bank for New York City. Some 90% of ...