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State announces raft of actions to address food stamp backlog
Funds for local food banks, automatic renewals are among the measures.
Lawsuit says Alaska Department of Health exposed thousands to hunger risk by not giving food aid
Complaint filed Friday alleges some families have waited four months for nutrition assistance.
Food stamps backlog expected to continue for months
8,000 Alaska households go months without SNAP benefits; cyberattack, lack of workers blamed
They’re banking on community support
Local food banks say donations needed now more than ever.
Pandemic pushes newly hungry Americans to crowded food lines
Millions of Americans are worried about empty refrigerators and barren cupboards.
Font of plenty: JSD readies meals for Thanksgiving holiday
Nearly three tons of food got distributed for the long weekend.
Program to feed hungry, fund restaurants trudging toward reality
The program could inject up to $1 million into local restaurants while feeding the most vulnerable.
Proposal would ‘set the table’ to address community hunger
The plan would give business to local restaurants.