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Nariman joined as an ambassador in 2016. She is a part-time registered nurse and a full-time mother and wife.

“I wanted to give something back to the society and I wanted my kids and family to be involved in it.

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Game-Changer!

I don’t think I will ever forget the morning we sat across from John Essen, President of Community Savings Bank. To be honest, I thought he was going to be telling us about a great new bank product for non-profits. 996 more words

Minimizing Food Waste for Food Security

Shoutout to my dietitian colleague, friend, and college classmate Diana over at bitemywords.com for posting this piece on why food waste reduction won’t solve food insecurity. 97 more words

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Food Insecurity Greatly Impacts the Lives of Californian Children

Better 4 You Meals is a food vendor that serves Los Angeles and San Bernardino Counties. Leaders from top charter schools and charter management organizations created… 143 more words

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Dr. John Hoddinott

“It’s not just about the quantity of calories. We also need to focus on the diversity of diet.”

Cornell’s Dr. John Hoddinott was formerly the Deputy Division Director at the International Food Policy Research Institute. 190 more words

Food Insecurity

Food Insecurity In Early Childhood Linked to Young Children's Skills In Kindergarten

In the United States, estimates show that a substantial number of children under age 5 live in households that are food insecure. That means that they do not have food, or they lack sufficient quantity or quality of food to fuel a healthy and active lifestyle. 509 more words

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The Cyclical Nature of Hunger & Health

A recent article by Feeding America begins with a simple, all-consuming phrase, “Hunger does not exist in a vacuum.” The repercussions of food insecurity cannot be extricated from overall health and wellness, both physical and emotional, of those experiencing hunger. 232 more words