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2/27/13

Fifty million people in the U.S.- one in four young children - live in households that don't have enough money for food that supports an active and healthy life.

A Place at the Table, a film that examines hunger in America today, features the voices of the Center's Director, Dr. Mariana Chilton and Barbie Izquierdo, of Witnesses to Hunger

2/25/13

 

On February 20th, Dr. Chilton and Barbie Izquierdo, of Witnesses to Hunger, spent an hour talking about hunger and the new film A Place at the Table with Marty Moss-Coane on WHYY's Radio Times. 

Dr. Chilton Talks Hunger and Poverty as Part of a National Panel of Experts
2/20/13

Dr. Mariana Chilton joined a panel of experts as part of Tavis Smiley's "Vision for a New America: A Future Without Poverty," a discussion on poverty and hunger and how we can address this national economic crisis.

2/6/13

The Center for Hunger-Free Communities joined with Benefits Data Trust to release a report looking at the BenePhilly Program, a citywide initiative to improve access to benefit programs for low-income seniors.

2/1/13

The Institute on Taxation and Education recently released an analysis of the tax system in the US entitled “Who Pays? A Distributional Analysis of the Tax System in All 50 States.” 

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