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Addressing Social Determinants of Health

By Ken Burdick

Imagine not having enough food to feed your family or no transportation to get to your doctor or local pharmacy. Consider what it would be like to live isolated without access to friends, family or support community. 288 more words

Corporate Social Responsibility

SNAP Challenge Happening Across Mass From 6/11-6/15

(Have you registered for our July event yet?)
This week. Greater Boston Food Bank* employees and other people throughout the Commonwealth will be participating in the… 313 more words


The Long Hard Way Out of Sticky Bottom; Amarillo College and the Battle with Poverty

Summary: Amarillo College in Texas and its varied support structures for low income students, financial and practical, testify to the complexity of escape from poverty. 1,077 more words

Low-income Students

Let’s Give Child Hunger a Summer Vacation

By Dr. Theresa Dulski and Cara Durr

When the academic year ends, more than 18 million children across the country, including more than 58,000 children here in Alaska, lose access to free and reduced-price school meals they depend on for nourishment. 663 more words

Grassroots: Growing a Movement from the Ground Up

How does a grassroots movement begin? What are the key components? Does it have to be a certain size? Like, how many people are we talking? 451 more words