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New report finds one in three Bay Staters still face food insecurity
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New report finds one in three Bay Staters still face food insecurity
At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of residents in the state facing food insecurity shot up. Those numbers have yet to go down, according to a new report, released May 29, from the Greater Boston Food Bank.
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Opinion
End food waste, end food insecurity
In my kitchen, I have an art print by Lori Roberts of Little Truths Art Studio. Under the word “food,” there are six simple guidelines: “Buy it with thought. Cook it with care. Use less wheat and meat. Buy local foods. Serve just enough. Use What’s left.”
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Opinion
Faith groups lead fight against hunger
Many a teacher has had to plow through a student’s hunger fog to impress facts and figures on them. It’s almost an impossible job — and yet food insecurity is all too common in the United States.
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Local food pantries gear up for winter weather and the holiday season
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Local food pantries gear up for winter weather and the holiday season
As Bostonians bundle up and hunker down for the winter months, local food pantries are seeing an influx of need from families and individuals across the city.
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Opinion
Thankful my child won’t go hungry at school
My mother, a Sierra Leone native, worked hard to build a life in America, the land of opportunity, for myself and my three brothers. But the obstacles we faced to access nutrition in this country challenged us. With my own children, I hoped access to affordable healthy food would be better.
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Pressley hosts meeting on hunger
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Pressley hosts meeting on hunger
At some point in August 2020 while the COVID-19 pandemic was raging, Denise Lauers exhausted her savings and began looking for help feeding herself and her two sons.
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City will provide free meals for Boston youth this summer
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City will provide free meals for Boston youth this summer
Walsh Administration teams up with local partners to provide free meals for youth 18 and under at sites across the City of Boston throughout summer 2018.
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