Tag Archives: SNAP
SNAP/EBT or Americaâ€™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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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.