reflections on faith and justice from an urban minister's perspective
Thursday, May 29, 2008
The New Face of Hunger
Here's a link to an MSNBC video about the surge in the number of people using food banks to supplement their shrinking resources as fuel and food prices are rising. The report says the numbers are up 15 to 20% and even higher in some communities. Thousands of middle class Americans are visiting food banks for the first time.