Hunger http://nhpr.org en N.H. Food Bank, Breaking The Cycle Of Food Insecurity http://nhpr.org/post/nh-food-bank-breaking-cycle-food-insecurity <div>The work of the New Hampshire Food Bank is well established in the state, providing millions of pounds of food every year to food pantries and soup kitchens north and south. Less well-known, perhaps, are the programs it has developed that address the causes of hunger -- helping people get training that leads to employment and to food security. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:21:58 +0000 Deborah Schachter 46141 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Food Bank, Breaking The Cycle Of Food Insecurity Keene Community Kitchen Teaches Nutrition And Creative Cooking http://nhpr.org/post/keene-community-kitchen-teaches-nutrition-and-creative-cooking-0 <p></p><p></p><p>Some years ago, Maria Dichtelmiller found herself unable to buy food and living in a shelter. She went to <a href="http://www.thecommunitykitchen.org/" target="_blank">The Community Kitchen</a> in Keene, a local food pantry.</p> Sat, 19 Oct 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Deborah Schachter, Lois Shea & Andrew Parrella 36453 at http://nhpr.org Keene Community Kitchen Teaches Nutrition And Creative Cooking Keene Community Kitchen Teaches Nutrition And Creative Cooking http://nhpr.org/post/keene-community-kitchen-teaches-nutrition-and-creative-cooking <p></p><p></p><p>Some years ago, Maria Dichtelmiller found herself unable to buy food and living in a shelter. She went to <a href="http://www.thecommunitykitchen.org/" target="_blank">The Community Kitchen</a> in Keene, a local food pantry.</p> Sat, 20 Apr 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Deborah Schachter 23609 at http://nhpr.org Keene Community Kitchen Teaches Nutrition And Creative Cooking Store Shelves Highlight Hunger Through Cans Of "Nothing" http://nhpr.org/post/store-shelves-highlight-hunger-through-cans-nothing <p>The new campaign from the New Hampshire Food Bank may mess with your head a little bit - at least when you first hear about it.</p><p>They are asking you, next time you go to the grocery store, to buy nothing. A whole can of nothing, in fact.</p><p>It’s part of <a href="http://nothing.org/nh/" target="_blank">a nationwide effort to bring more attention to hunger</a> and the many people who actually face eating nothing.</p><p><strong>Shawna Frechette</strong> of the New Hampshire Food Bank tells All Things Considered host Brady Carlson more about the campaign.</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 22:43:21 +0000 Brady Carlson 23055 at http://nhpr.org Store Shelves Highlight Hunger Through Cans Of "Nothing" N.H. Food Bank Expects To Fill Gap If Congress Cuts Food Stamps http://nhpr.org/post/nh-food-bank-expects-fill-gap-if-congress-cuts-food-stamps <P>The New Hampshire Food Bank has been struggling to keep up with the demand of a growing number of residents. And these challenges might be compounded by budget cuts proposed by Congress. Thu, 22 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Ryan Lessard 17289 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Food Bank Expects To Fill Gap If Congress Cuts Food Stamps Eat Less, Give More http://nhpr.org/post/eat-less-give-more <p>Still hanging on to that new year's resolution, but love going out to eat? How about splitting your meal with local nonprofits and global hunger organizations? A new program appropriately named "Halfsies" is looking to help.</p> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 16:09:05 +0000 Virginia Prescott 1770 at http://nhpr.org Eat Less, Give More