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In 2013, 49.1 million Americans lived in households struggling with hunger, a stark number which includes 15.8 million children and 4.8 million seniors. Food insecurity is a daily reality for about one in seven households. So why do we only seem to talk passionately about it when a celebrity is involved?
Some1 says my Food Supplement $ come thru Ted Cruz. I have no $ 2buy food. My disabled neighbor was kind enough to share food with me. If not 4 my disabled neighbor I wld have had nothing to eat. A kind person gave me name of food pantry which gave me food. Ted Cruz;s behavior toward Dave&I is alarming. Dave, please confirm.
Snap Ed Works - Public Health Institute 1 in 3 children in the US are overweight or obese. 1 in 5 families struggle with food insecurity--not knowing from one day to the next whether their families will have enough to eat. SNAP (food stamps) provides families with support in affording food; SNAP-Ed, the nutrition education program, helps SNAP and low-income families find, buy and prepare healthier foods on their limited budgets. From schools, to the YMCA, to farmer's markets, SNAP-Ed works.