Tag Archives: SNAP

SNAP/EBT or America’s Harvest Box?

In some cases, the Harvest Box program would cut up to half of SNAP/EBT benefits, not only taking away the possibility of more nutritious food choices, but subjecting families to the health impacts that have already been observed from these boxes. SNAP criteria would also change, disqualifying many families and reducing help for others.

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Native Video Series: Dakota Life / Native Gardens

Helen shows a video that talks about nutrition, obesity and diabetes related to Native American people.

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Sequester & Cuts to Indian Treaty Programs

Andrew discusses the impact that the sequestration has on the Indian Health Services and the health care that American Indians were promised.

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Emergency Food Programs Cut: SNAP & TEFAP

TEFAP budget cuts raise concerns for organizations that provide food for the needy in high-need states, including states with food deserts and high rates of food insecurity.

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