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Posts By: Amanda Melara
Recipients can expect two changes in their benefit amounts during the fall of 2013.
As generosity abounds during the holiday season, let us not forget to support the programs that are helping people every day of the year
I was delighted recently to discover a national celebration for a food that I eat almost every day on just about anything.
Our leaders and policymakers must continue providing critical nutrition to families in need at critical times: pregnancy, postpartum, and the first weeks and years of a child’s life.
Information provided by Feeding America, adapted by Amanda Melara As our elected leaders in Washington continue to grapple with deficit reduction and make decisions on federal spending priorities, we hope they will remember that the people impacted by those decisions are more important than the numbers on the balance sheet. Our nation’s economy continues struggling… Read more »
I believe most people who offer a service through a non-profit organization hope that what they offer benefits the recipient in ways beyond the service itself. This could be helping someone obtain an ID, which is a current barrier in that person finding housing or a job. It could be opening a savings account… Read more »
I spend a lot of time at county social services offices and see families of every size, shape and kind. In addition to their need for assistance, one common bond that many families share is confusion about the rules of the programs they’re applying for, frustration with the overall process and the often very crowded conditions of… Read more »