What Hunger Looks Like in New York
Though many of us may not realize the grave disparities that exist in our own communities, people struggle with hunger in every county and congressional district in New York. They could be our neighbors, kids in our children’s classes – the possibilities go on.
As you know, we are in unknown territory, with the national unemployment rate at Great Depression era levels, and rising. Stories in the press of long food lines, sometimes miles long, are all too frequent.