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Hunger in the Heartland

The growing hunger problem has received much attention lately with the release of new studies that have highlighted the problems on a local level.(See our series here)

What are the challenges to keeping our communities fed? What are solutions?

Start a discussion, post information, write a blog or offer a solution here.



Free summer food

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District and the Illinois State Board of Education is now offering free food for those between 1 year old to 18 years old.

The food program is open to everyone and offers breakfast, snacks and lunch. 

Visit C-U Public Health District at 201 W. Kenyon, Monday through Friday: 

9 a.m. to 11 a.m. - breakfast

11 a.m. to noon - snack

Noon to 1 p.m. - dinner