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Audience: Hunger Action Month

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – September is Hunger Action Month and The Hampton Roads Show is proud to be a partner with our area food banks to bring awareness to the state of hunger in Hampton Roads and Northeastern North Carolina all month long. 61 more words

HR Show

More students are fighting food insecurity than you think

Nervous, overwhelmed, ashamed. That’s how Megan Maddern felt her freshman year at Western Kentucky University when she had trouble paying for both her education and food. 889 more words

VOICES FROM CAMPUS

Feeding the Crows & Starving the Children

A few years ago, I was rushing through Safeway on a lunch break. As I searched for some ripe produce, I noticed a mantis “praying” atop one of the mangos. 462 more words

The Underground Economy

If you’re interested in the effects of long-term unemployment and the ways that out-of-work people manage to get by, I highly recommend the Longreads selection that was Freshly Pressed this past week:  … 1,338 more words

Unemployment

My ALS Challenge...

Recently, I found myself the recipient of the ALS “icebucket” Challenge…if you have not heard about this, I would have suggested you get out more, but it’s by staying glued to social media that you would likely be aware if it. 29 more words

Events

Hillsdale CARES is collecting...

The coat giveaway for Hillsdale CARES is scheduled for September 26th and 27th.  Please start collecting new and gently used coats, sweatshirts, boots, gloves and mittens… 53 more words

Ashland County

Inspired and Celebrating Birthdays!

Two of the top things I have a growing passion about are:

#1 – Food Banks

#2 – Elderly folk

My friend created a challenge, you might recall as I sent you to her post the other day by clicking… 348 more words