April 29, 2010
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April 22, 2010
April 20, 2010
It photographs more like, "Arrgh, I'm a pirate" wouldn't you say? No matter how many times I just tell him to do his thing so I can take a candid he just can't help it. It's the say cheese compulsion.
April 19, 2010
I'm sad it's over and think I need a nap to catch up.
April 16, 2010
April 13, 2010
April 12, 2010
With that recharge came a tired brain and body. Need some coffee and a minute to relax.
April 7, 2010
April 6, 2010
April 5, 2010
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April 3, 2010
April 1, 2010
- Feeding America is annually providing food to 37 million Americans, including 14 million children. This is an increase of 46 percent over 2006, when we were feeding 25 million Americans, including 9 million children, each year.
- That means one in eight Americans now rely on Feeding America for food and groceries.
- Feeding America's nationwide network of food banks is feeding 1 million more Americans each week than we did in 2006.
- Thirty-six percent of the households served have at least one person working.
- More than one-third of client households report having to choose between food and other basic necessities, such as rent, utilities and medical care.
- The number of children the Feeding America network serves has increased by 50 percent since 2006.
- Feeding America food banks provide food and groceries to 33,500 food pantries, 4,500 soup kitchens and 3,600 emergency shelters.
- 68 percent of pantries, 42 percent of soup kitchens, and 15 percent of emergency shelters rely solely on volunteers and have no paid staff.
- 55 percent, are faith-based agencies affiliated with churches, mosques, synagogues and other religious organizations; 33 percent are other types of non-profit organizations.