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Free and Fresh Produce for Students

Did you know DACC has a sustainability farm out on Daisy Lane?

Thanks to the generosity of the landowners, Kristy Herr and Jerry Bartos, we have quite a unique learning opportunity for our students.  64 more words

Food Security through the Lens of Smallholder Farmers in Kenya

7/19/17 – This blog post is written by students in the Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise MBA program at Colorado State University who have founded FarmRise to address the challenge of food security in Kenya. 418 more words

Sustainable Enterprise

Not Your Average Food Pantry

“Poor nutrition can impair our well-being and daily health and can also reduce our ability to lead an enjoyable and active life.”

Lucila Santana, CAMBA’s Emergency Food Pantry Coordinator…

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Sustainable Future Fund

Oregon close to banning 'lunch shaming' in schools

Summers are meant to be fun and carefree for many families with children out of school. For others, it’s a means to their next meal. 35 more words

Oregon Legislature

Rural poor need better access to healthy food | Opinion

Imagine you’re living in a small Oregon town with $10 to feed your family of four. Your options are limited to burgers from the local fast-food chain or snack food from the corner convenience store. 18 more words

Guest Opinion

Five years into South Sudan's independence, children denied childhoods – UNICEF

As South Sudan enters its sixth year of independence, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is calling the situation in the country “a catastrophe for children” and cautioned that they are being denied a childhood in nearly all aspects of their lives. 311 more words

Humanitarian Aid

Think Locally When Acting Nationally

This past Saturday the Chester Country chapter of the A.B.A.T.E. motorcycle group delivered the results of their annual food drive to the food pantry.  The group estimates this year’s drive netted approximately 10 tons of food and personal care products.   738 more words

Food Insecurity