#Food & Hunger

  • Article: J.Lo and A-Rod Just Donated a Year’s Worth of Meals to a Tennessee School

    J.Lo and A-Rod Just Donated a Year’s Worth of Meals to a Tennessee School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 25, 2019

    One teacher’s act of kindness inspired them to give back. Read more

  • Article: Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2019

    It works kind of like an extra layer of peel to help keep produce fresher for longer. Read more

  • Article: A Simple Text Message Can Help Hungry Kids Find Free Meals in the Summer

    A Simple Text Message Can Help Hungry Kids Find Free Meals in the Summer

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 21, 2019

    Many children who rely on schools for breakfast and lunch miss out on meals in the summer. Read more

  • Article: Conflict Forces Cameroon's Drought-Hit Farmers to Become 'Food Beggars'

    Conflict Forces Cameroon's Drought-Hit Farmers to Become 'Food Beggars'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 30, 2019

    The conflict has left at least 1,850 people dead and more than half a million displaced. Read more

  • Article: The UN Will Double Food Rations for People Hit by the Congo's Ebola Crisis

    The UN Will Double Food Rations for People Hit by the Congo's Ebola Crisis

    From Voice of America|July 30, 2019

    The move will address growing need and allow health workers to monitor those affected by Ebola. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Restaurant Gives Free Food to Those Who Can't Afford to Pay

    This Canadian Restaurant Gives Free Food to Those Who Can't Afford to Pay

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 10, 2019

    Its sign reads: “Free meal for the homeless every day from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.” Read more

  • Article: 'Little Free Pantries' Pop Up Around the World to Help People Who Can't Afford Food

    'Little Free Pantries' Pop Up Around the World to Help People Who Can't Afford Food

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 8, 2019

    Food insecurity affects over 4 million people living in Canada. Read more

  • Article: College Student Donates Thousands of Dollars' Worth of Meal Plan Groceries to Local Food Bank

    College Student Donates Thousands of Dollars' Worth of Meal Plan Groceries to Local Food Bank

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 25, 2019

    In three years, the graduating Florida Tech senior helped hundreds of families. Read more