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(Disclaimer) : The Foodbank of New Jersey had no hand in the production or distribution of the parody video, and is in no way affiliated with this gofundme campaign. But since it's the holidays ...
by politicalyuk
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Dec 20, 2014 at 03:27 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Reposted from Wonky News Nerd.
by WonkyNewsNerd
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 09:07 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
It really is a bitch, ain't it, when the rare piece of reality comes along and wipes out the phony meme's and in the case of the Military and Veterans the symbols used, especially when the reality ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 07:02 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
A look at the transition from the War on Poverty to War on the Poor, and our annual pretense of caring.
by susanthe
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Nov 27, 2013 at 06:13 PM PST with 9 Recommends
As Republicans fight to slash ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 11:40 AM PST with 52 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 51 comments on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 08:54 AM PST with 51 Recommends
With the severe cuts in the Food Stamp program that started yesterday; local and regional food pantries are desperately looking for assistance to help their fast depleting stocks. Generally, at this ...
by Phil S 33
Comment Count 86 comments on Sat Nov 02, 2013 at 04:59 AM PDT with 66 Recommends
In Kitsap County, Washington, where Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bangor Sub Base, and Keyport Support Facilities is located, local banks are trying to be a stopgap support for the Military ...
by suzysays
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 02:05 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Mr. Piren and I donate to our local food bank via our fire station, which collects donations and delivers to the food bank. I admit, I also donate at the fire station because I get to ogle the ...
by Piren
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 12:42 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Bad enough they've cut back not only the amount, partial of regular weekly income, even deeper of the unemployment compensation but also the number of weeks an individual can collect, while the ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 03:20 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Hunger in America exists for over 50 million people. That is 1 in 6 of the U.S. population, including more than 1 in 5 children. This group exists to raise awareness of the complexities of the ...
by JaxDem
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Jan 06, 2013 at 01:00 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Hunger in America exists for over 50 million people. That is 1 in 6 of the U.S. population, including more than 1 in 5 children. This group exists to raise awareness of the complexities of the ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Jan 04, 2013 at 07:20 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Thanks to my secret Santa for donating a subscription in my name! In tribute I offer what little I know about the the Meaning of Life (Oregon Version with Extra Moss). Or at least its three stages.
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Dec 29, 2012 at 10:42 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Want to serve the hungry this holiday season? Over the holidays, a lot of us have the urge to help those less fortunate. We sign up to serve a holiday meal at the soup kitchen, or we donate to a ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 01:46 PM PST with 39 Recommends
Thanks to Sandy, November saw the ranks of the homeless surge all along the east coast, from North Carolina to Massachusetts. And despite massive relief efforts by every level of government and ...
by Charley James
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 02:39 PM PST with 16 Recommends
For the estimated 10-to-12 million Americans who'll be homeless for at least one night this year, the impact is devastating enough when you lose your own place once. For me, it is an emotionally ...
by Charley James
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 05:55 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Sitting here in 86' sunlight with a humidity index crawling into the upper 90s and major thunderstorms coming later, I am wondering where I will eat tonight and sleep tomorrow. Wrapped up in my ...
by Charley James
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Jun 19, 2012 at 04:22 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Studying in Japan back in college, I had a very unique Buddhist experience, one of which I did not understand until years afterwards. I had joined a Buddhist student group that took me to the far ...
by jimluce
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 04:34 AM PST with 15 Recommends
We got an unexpected bonus check from Scrooge this year. My Christmas giving was done for the year. Got my wife a really nice pair of gloves for the garden, my loony neighbor a card. Now I must go ...
by Tinfoil Hat
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Dec 22, 2011 at 06:04 AM PST with 14 Recommends
The No Kid Hungry Pledge Volunteers roam Hudson County for the annual count of the homeless Monday, January 30 2012 by Charles Hack/The Jersey Journal ♥February 17th National Random Acts Of ...
by rebel ga
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Jan 09, 2012 at 09:40 AM PST with 22 Recommends