Ending Childhood Hunger in America

Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity  will be running a series of commentaries in the summer of 2012 on the fight to end childhood hunger in America. View a compilation of the entire series. 

Hunger Hits Home: A Foundation’s Approach

Andrea Silbert, The Eos Foundation - Posted September 4, 2012

Collaboration and Partnerships: The Path to Ending Child Hunger

Neil Nicoll, YMCA of the USA - Posted August 27, 2012

To Fight Hunger We Need to Partner with Those who Experience it First-Hand

Mariana Chilton, the Center for Hunger-Free Communities at Drexel University - Posted August 20, 2012

Ending Hunger in America: A Step-by-Step Approach

James Weill, Food Research and Action Center - Posted August 6, 2012

Food Pantries: More than Just Food

Jane Stenson, Catholic Charities USA - Posted July 16, 2012

Evidence-Free Policy Decisions: Driving an Epidemic

Dr. Deborah A. Frank, Grow Clinic for Children at the Boston Medical Center, Children’s HealthWatch, and Boston University School of Medicine - Posted June 25, 2012

Mapping Food Insecurity: A Step towards Ending Childhood Hunger

Vicki Escarra, Feeding America - Posted June 18, 2012

SNAP: A Critical Lifeline for Families and Children

Billy Shore, Share Our Strength - Posted June 11, 2012

A Call to Congress: Churches Alone Cannot Protect the Poor

Reverend David Beckmann, Bread for the World - Posted May 21, 2012

The Congressional Hunger Games: Time for Both Sides to Step Up

Joel Berg, Center for American Progress and New York City Coalition Against Hunger - Posted May 15, 2012