#Food & Hunger

  • Article: This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 15, 2019

    When Ryan Kyote fought against his school’s lunch debt policy, his governor listened. Read more

  • Article: Chobani Just Donated $85K to Pay an Idaho School District’s Lunch Debt

    Chobani Just Donated $85K to Pay an Idaho School District’s Lunch Debt

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 14, 2019

    It’s the second time the yogurt brand has stepped up against child hunger this spring. Read more

  • Article: Cafeteria Worker Claimed She Was Fired for Serving Free Lunch to Student Who Couldn't Pay

    Cafeteria Worker Claimed She Was Fired for Serving Free Lunch to Student Who Couldn't Pay

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 21, 2019

    The New Hampshire employee said she was let go for “theft.” Read more

  • Article: 113 Million People Lack Food Due to Climate Change and Conflict: UN

    113 Million People Lack Food Due to Climate Change and Conflict: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|April 2, 2019

    A new report warns that, at this rate, the situation will only worsen. Read more

  • Article: Poor Diets Are a Bigger Threat Than Deadly Viral Infections: UN

    Poor Diets Are a Bigger Threat Than Deadly Viral Infections: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 8, 2018

    The UN urges leaders to tackle malnutrition by reducing food waste in new report. Read more

  • Article: This City Has the Highest Income Inequality in the US, Report Says

    This City Has the Highest Income Inequality in the US, Report Says

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 11, 2018

    Job creation and improving workers’ skills could eventually help close the gap. Read more