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On Strength of Round-Up Program, Durham Co-op Market Increases SNAP Discount for Shoppers

Since opening in Spring 2015, Durham Co-op Market has committed itself to being a cooperative that reflects the Durham Community. As part of this commitment, DCM offered all Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) participants a 10% discount on purchases. 375 more words

Co-op News

Portland's weather inconveniences many, but is much more for families 'living on the edge'

Snow and ice that closed Portland-area schools for days and kept workers home created an inconvenience for some but pushed others closer to the brink of financial disaster. 45 more words

The Oregonian

MSc Project - Food Insecurity and Long Term Conditions

Between September 2015 and August 2016 I completed my MSc in Public Health Research at the University of Aberdeen (now the Master of Public Health… 1,666 more words

Chronic Conditions

2016 is now in the rear view mirror

Before we look ahead, let’s look behind at some of the 2016 Highlights!

The Coldest Food Drive

ACTS kicks of 2016 with a

Winter Food Drive… 116 more words

Food Insecurity

If It Ain't Broke, Don't Fix It.

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly called food stamps) is the federal government’s largest food assistance program.  It is also one of it’s most successful, not that the average American realizes its success.   1,419 more words

Food Insecurity

A Whole New World of Dining

There’s a lot of things to be excited about when studying abroad. New culture, new people, new experiences just around the corner. And for me, one is literally around the corner from my dorm room, and that is the university’s dining hall. 898 more words


MCJ students finalists in international broadcast competition

Edmer Archila

Brittany Sosa

Two Media, Communications and Journalism students are finalists in the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System’s Golden Microphone awards. Edmer Archila, of Mendota, and Brittany Sosa, of Fresno, are finalists for Best Public Affairs Program for the… 116 more words

Media, Communications And Journalism