On Hunger in the Mid-South

Home-Cooked Meals Part of the Healing Process for Homeless Vets at Alpha Omega

Alpha Omega Veterans Services opened 28 years ago, shortly after the Food Bank did, and the two organizations immediately connected. {Read Story Here}

Pediatricians To Inquire At Checkups: "Are You Hungry?"

From National Public Radio - An estimated 7.9 million kids in the U.S. live in food-insecure households. This means there's not always enough to eat at home. To get families talking, the American Academy of Pediatrics is now recommending that pediatricians screen all children for food insecurity  {Read Story Here}

Fed Officials: Time To Get Serious About Reducing Food Waste

Word that Americans throw away about one-third of our available food has been getting around. Now there's an official goal aimed at reducing that waste.  {Read Story Here}