April 30, 2017

Dialogo

tomvilsack

Building Stronger, Healthier Communities

By Tom Vilsack

Since 2009, USDA has also worked with Americans from all walks of life to encourage physical activity and healthy nutrition. We have partnered with the Latino community, providing a number of nutritional resources

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AliciaKriese

The Power of Cien Amigos

By Alicia Smith Kriese

So often we want to do something, to give back, but become frozen due to the array of choices and the desire for our resources to have the greatest impact.

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Lisa Ryerson

Drive to End Hunger

By Lisa Marsh Ryerson

When you sit down with your family this holiday season, look around the table. How many of your older loved ones can put food on the table every day?

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Many Hispanic Women Unaware of Heart Disease Risk Factors

By American Heart Association

Hispanic women tend to be less informed than white women about the link between being obese or overweight and increased risk for heart disease, a new study finds.

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NO MAS HAMBRE Initiative Raises Awareness of Hunger Nationwide

By No Mas Hambre Staff

NO MAS HAMBRE (NMH) is an initiative presented by LATINO together with AARP, the AARP Foundation, Wells Fargo, Denny’s

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New Report calls for End of Lifetime Ban on SNAP over Drug Convictions

By Evelyn C. Castillo

A repeal of the 90s era lifetime ban on welfare benefits, including food stamps, over felony drug convictions is long overdue

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SNAP for a Healthy America

By Lisa J. Pino

As this year marks the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death, we are grateful for his contribution to our country’s nutritional safety net, the USDA SNAP program.

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International Hunger Organization calls on Congress to protect Nutrition Programs

By Evelyn C. Castillo

Federal government nutrition programs such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

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Forum to Address Hunger Among Latinos in Miami

By No Mas Hambre Staff

LATINO Magazine will present a NO MAS HAMBRE Forum at 12-2 PM on November 14 at Camillus House, 1603 NW 7th Ave. in Miami.

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NCLR says Nutrition Bill will plunge more Latinos into Hunger

By Evelyn C. Castillo

The National Council of La Raza denounced a move by House of Representatives earlier this month to approve a bill

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