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Emergency Rental and Mortgage Assistance from Illinois Housing Department Authority

The Illinois Housing Department Authority (IHDA) will soon be offering emergency rental and mortgage assistance to help Illinois residents during COVID-19.

The Illinois General Assembly has dedicated $396 million in Coronavirus Relief Funding to IHDA to fund affordable housing grants for emergency rental assistance and emergency mortgage assistance. 380 more words


Important P-EBT and SNAP Updates: Apply for P-EBT Today!

Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) Extended to 8/31

Does your family have school aged children? If so, you can still apply for Pandemic EBT (P-EBT), which will provide you with financial assistance! 310 more words


Podcast: COVID-19 Dispatches #1

We’re thrilled to be back with a new series of podcasts produced in collaboration with Meant To Be Eaten on Heritage Radio Network. In this series, we focus on our upcoming issue 20.3, entirely dedicated to dispatches from the food world in reaction to the first months of the pandemic. 135 more words

Food Studies

Organic farming : Can Organic farming feed the world

Organic Farming is a farming method which aims at cultivating the land and raising crops in such a way that the soil is kept alive and in good health by the use of organic wastes) such as crop, animal, farm wastes, aquatic wastes and other biological materials. 235 more words


Climate Change and Food Security


In this known Universe, as per our knowledge the presence of life is observed on planet Earth. Without doubt, God has blessed us with every-thing to nurture the life on the Earth. 917 more words


Post #269: Falling Behind: COVID, Climate Change, and Chaos

Multiple Crises, Multiple Obstacles

COVID-19 and the protests for racial justice have drawn attention away from the mostly bad news about the environment. Yes, the skies in most parts of the world are a lot clearer these days as people stay home and auto emissions decline. 1,373 more words


Leventis Foundation Agricultural Youth Summit Grant 2020

Application deadline: August 5th 2020

As part of the 2020 Leventis Foundation Agricultural Youth Summit Grant, an event organized to celebrate the international youth day, Leventis foundation Nigeria is collaborating with African Union, Economic and Social Council (AU-ECOSOCC, Nigeria) is providing a grant of N500,000 to support two (2) youth owned thriving agribusinesses with a view to enhance/strengthen an aspect of the business. 71 more words