When A Simple Idea Like This Actually Works And It Helps People Get By, Everybody Wins

Brandon Weber

As setbacks like the end of unemployment benefits, high prices for winter heating, and the continued lack of good jobs hammer people in every state, the demand for food banks grows. Here are some folks who are trying to connect food banks with actual food to help meet the increasing needs of our hardest-hit Americans.

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