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Monthly Archives: June 2013

2014 Map the Meal Gap

Connecticut Food Bank and Feeding America have released the 2014 “Map the Meal Gap” study which offers a detailed look at food budget required to meet the needs of families struggling with hunger here in Connecticut. Learn More

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Increasing number of Connecticut residents at risk of hunger

2013’s “Map the Meal Gap” study released today by Feeding America, shows 14.5 percent, or 520,350 of Connecticut’s residents are food insecure, and it would take more than $239 million to meet the needs of Connecticut’s food insecure population, or $15.16 per week for each food insecure person.  Those figures are an increase over last year’s […]

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Covenant Soup Kitchen & Pantry Visit

The blog entry below is from Patty, who is helping Connecticut Food Bank with the client survey portion of a national Feeding America study called Hunger in America 2014.  The purpose of the study is to help us gain a better understanding about the types of programs, services and resources our programs provide.  Patty is  overseeing volunteers that are gathering important […]

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