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A Dollar and a Dream

I saw a statistic that 1 Billion People used Facebook today, meaning that 1 out of every 7 people on the planet today used Facebook.  It made me think of a more sobering statistic – 127 more words

As A People

Hunger: 16 Percent of Zimbabwe Population Projected to be Food Insecure

Maize production in Zimbabwe falls by a half

About 1.5 million Zimbabweans—16 percent of the population—are projected to be food insecure this year, according to World Food Program (WFP). 135 more words

News Alert

How to eat well on $4 a day

It isn’t often that a master’s thesis has the makings of a bestseller but after Leanne Brown’s student project appeared on the social networking site Reddit, traffic to her own website jumped from 80 to 50,000 people per day. 1,072 more words

Life

It's Happening Here, Too :: Food Waste and Hunger in Teton County

Across the United States, 14% of the population doesn’t know where their next meal is coming from. Many of us would like to think that Teton County – the richest county in the nation – is different. 689 more words

Jackson Hole

Ex-President of Trader Joe's Starts Nonprofit Grocery

I love the idea of making use of perfectly good food that otherwise would be thrown out. Despite initial skepticism from the neighborhood where the Daily Table grocery was to open, customers are really grateful for the access and the low prices. 437 more words

orientation & a place at the table

Today marks the last day of my social work school orientation! I feel fully oriented and excited to start classes on Friday; however, I’m mostly looking forward to sleeping in tomorrow for the first time in a week. 636 more words

A Place At The Table

What is Food Insecurity?

We learned in my Consumer Nutrition class that Food Insecurity is an increasingly prevalent challenge in the United States.  It is defined as follows:

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