hunger

First Annual Cole's Pantry Benefit Auction This Friday
Up to 60% of rural Montana students receive subsidized school lunches but have nothing to eat over the weekend. This is where Cole's Pantry fills the void by providing over 500 children with backpacks of food in 8 communities including Bridger, Huntley, Shepherd, Fromberg, Laurel, Red Lodge, Gl…
Hunger Doesn't Take a Holiday, Prompting Billings Food Drive
In Billings, an estimated 600 people are homeless on any given night and more than half of that number is homeless families, according to Shametrius Long, an AmeriCorps VISA volunteer who is spearheading a food drivie and more.
"It's important to bring awareness to these issues and addr…
Hunger is Rooted in Excuses
A recent meeting at the library was held to determine why people are struggling to feed  themselves and their children.
The reasons they came up with all sound like excuses to me: Low wages, cost of food, high rent, fuel prices, unable to find work and health care costs...