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NYC Uses Food Trucks to Bring Summer Meals to Kids

FOOD/DRINK | By Deepti Hajela | Jul 30
NYC's Depart of Education operates four food trucks to get meals to kids who need them most.

Study: Gays Going Hungry

NATIONAL | By Sasha Razumikhin | Feb 20
New research from the Williams Institute shows 2.4 million (29 percent of) LGBT adults experienced a time in the last year when they did not have enough money to feed themselves or their families.

Vegas Chefs Partner to Fight Hunger During Restaurant Week

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 27
Celebrating its fifth year, Las Vegas Restaurant Week returns to provide tourists and locals the unique opportunity to affordably dine at some of Caesars Entertainment’s most popular restaurants while also helping to end hunger in the valley.

UN food agency says 200 million more people hungry

Oct 26
Most of the developing world is paying more for food despite drops in commodity market prices during the global economic slowdown, with 200 million people joining the ranks of the hungry in the past two years, the U.N. World Food Program said Monday.

UN: World hunger on the rise for a decade

By Ariel David | Oct 14
Declining aid and investment in agriculture caused a steady increase in world hunger for more than a decade before the economic crisis pushed the ranks of the hungry to a record 1 billion, a U.N. food agency said Wednesday.

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