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Nov 23, 2015, 13:19 ET
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Five Things To Know About Family Hunger This Thanksgiving

 Hunger in America isn't seasonal—it's a year-round issue. With the holiday season upon us, it's hard not to reflect on the 48 million...

Nov 12, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Tony Robbins Provides Millions More Meals To Feeding America® To Help Families In Need

Best-selling author, entrepreneur and philanthropist Tony Robbins has partnered with Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief...

Nov 10, 2015, 16:57 ET
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Feeding America: Millions Of Veterans Struggle With Hunger

As our nation commemorates Veterans Day and the heroic efforts of the US Military, past and present, it is important to note that many men and...

Nov 10, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Disney Donates $1.5 Million To Feeding America To Help Inspire Healthier Generations And Promote Nationwide Access To More Nutritious Foods

 Feeding America, the nation's leading hunger-relief organization, salutes The Walt Disney Company for its $1.5 million donation, the vast...

Nov 02, 2015, 16:00 ET
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Does Healthier Food Help Low-Income People Control Their Diabetes?

 To determine whether healthy food could help low-income people better control their diabetes, a pilot study by UC San Francisco and Feeding...

Oct 28, 2015, 16:01 ET
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Feeding America Commends The Bipartisan Budget Deal Negotiated By Congress And The White House

The Congress and the White House released a two-year bipartisan budget-debt ceiling deal, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (BBA), which would...

Oct 26, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Feeding America Strongly Endorses The American Academy Of Pediatrics' New Policy Promoting Food Security For All Children

Feeding America, the nation's largest hunger-relief organization, strongly endorses a new policy statement released by the American Academy of...

Oct 21, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Feeding America Launches New Initiative to End Hunger, Improve Family Stability

Feeding America, a nationwide network of food banks, today announced the launch of Collaborating for Clients, a groundbreaking initiative that is...

Sep 17, 2015, 12:33 ET
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New Research Finds Wide Disparity In Food Costs Throughout The Nation

 Feeding America's Map the Meal Gap 2015 study finds many low-income communities that are home to a significant number of food-insecure...

Sep 08, 2015, 10:30 ET
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Chef Mario Batali, Feeding America® To Host Tele-Town Hall To Share Latest Child Hunger News And Put Pressure On Congress

 Nearly 16 million children face hunger in the United States, and the federal nutrition and feeding programs that support them expire at...

Aug 31, 2015, 10:22 ET
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Feeding America and Bank of America Partner to Tackle Hunger in America

Feeding America® and Bank of America today announced the launch of the fifth annual Give A Meal charitable program. The leading domestic...

Aug 31, 2015, 07:30 ET
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Feeding America Encourages All Americans To Join Hunger Action Month to Bring Awareness To The 49 Million People Struggling With Hunger

 The fight to end domestic hunger will be at the head of the table this September as hunger-relief advocates come together for Hunger Action...

Aug 27, 2015, 12:34 ET
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Feeding America and Hurricane Katrina: The Nation's Largest Hunger-Relief Organization Commemorates the 10-Year Anniversary of the Worst Natural Disaster in Modern American History

The following resources are being provided by Feeding America for the Hurricane Katrina 10-year anniversary: VIDEO AVAILABLE: Feeding America...

Aug 26, 2015, 08:30 ET
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Feeding America, Caterpillar Foundation Partner to Help Feed Families and Children in Need

 Feeding America, the leading domestic hunger-relief organization, and Caterpillar's philanthropic organization, the Caterpillar Foundation,...

Aug 17, 2015, 12:45 ET
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Feeding America Welcomes Dr. Hilary Seligman, MD, MAS As Lead Scientist And Senior Medical Advisor

Feeding America is pleased to announce that Hilary Seligman, MD, MAS will be serving as lead scientist and senior medical advisor. In her new...

Aug 12, 2015, 12:10 ET
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Woman's Day Tackles Food Insecurity In September 2015 Issue "I Had No Money For Food"

 As part of a year-long partnership with Feeding America to raise hunger awareness, Woman's Day profiled media mogul Cathy Hughes, the founder...

Aug 05, 2015, 18:29 ET
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Feeding America Strongly Endorses The Hunger Free Summer For Kids Act

Statement Attributable to Matt Knott, President of Feeding America "Feeding America strongly endorses the Hunger Free Summer for Kids Act, which...

Jul 29, 2015, 17:13 ET
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Betsy Brandt, Jennie Garth And Samantha Harris Say No To Summer Hunger By Serving Lunch With Feeding America To Kids In Need

Feeding America Entertainment Council members Betsy Brandt, Jennie Garth and Samantha Harris are helping fight child hunger in Los Angeles. As part...

Jul 27, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Feeding America Asks Senate To Strengthen Tax Incentives For Food Donations

Statement Attributable to Matt Knott, president of Feeding America: "Feeding America strongly encourages the Senate to include the America Gives...

Jul 22, 2015, 13:10 ET
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Family Dollar, National Suppliers & Feeding America Team Up for Fundraising Campaign

Family Dollar is looking to fight hunger this back-to-school season. The company announced its second-annual "Back to Success" program with Feeding...