Report: Almost Half Of All HBCU Students Facing Food Insecurity

The study, based on student surveys at 14 institutions, also found that finding affordable housing is a challenge.

Seriously Ill Mississippi Teen Chooses To Help The Homeless With His Make-A-Wish

The inspiring 13-year-old says he’s 'a person of hope.’

Harlem’s Black Chef Summer Series to Celebrate Local Talents

The initiative will also bring awareness to fight hunger.

Throwback Thursday: The Tender Side of Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee

Texas rep remembers the late, great Mickey Leland.
Decrease to Come in November

Doctors Say Cutting Food Stamps Could Backfire

SNAP cuts mean higher health care bills for the poor.
Income Disparities - $32,229: the annual median income of Black households in 2011, a decline of 2.7 percent from 2010. Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2011.  (Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Solutions for Food Insecurity and Ending Hunger in America

African-Americans are twice as likely to face hunger.
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House and Senate Face Deep Divide Over Food Stamps

The House voted to cut $4 billion from the program.