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We've Moved - Stay Updated with Witnesses to Hunger!

Hi Everyone, Witnesses to Hunger has found a new space on Facebook, a fan page called "Witnesses to Hunger." This is the main place on Facebook where we'll be posting news, updates, and photos from now on, so we'd like to encourage all of you to "like" us!…Read More

Johnstown Exhibit

Witnesses to Hunger will be in Johnstown on February 6, 2010 for its next stop of the Statewide Tour with U.S. Senator Bob Casey, Jr. The exhibit will be held at the Community Arts Center of Cambria County from February 6 - 24, Monday-Friday 10am-5pm and…Read More

Congressman Bob Brady's district is second in the nation for food hardship

The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) released a report on Monday, January 25, ranking Pennsylvania's First Congressional District -- including parts of Philadelphia -- the second-highest for "food hardship" in the United States. Prof. Mariana Chilton,…Read More

Witnesses in Harrisburg!

Witnesses to Hunger will be in Harrisburg on Janurary 11, 2010 for it's next stop of the Statewide Tour with Senator Bob Casey, Jr. The exhibit will be held in the State Capitol Rotunda from Janurary 11 - 22, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.

Dr. Marina Chilton and Witnesses on radio talk show!!!!!

Barbie Izquierdo, Crystal Sears and Dr. Mariana Chilton were interviewed on November 23, 2009, by Marty Moss-Coane.They spoke of the USDA survey revealing a sharp increase in the number of Americans going hungry, or on the verge of going hungry and about the…Read More

Hunger in the Classroom

There was a nationwide survey of elementary and middle school examining childhood hunger in the classroom. The results are startling - 62 percent of teachers say they see children who regularly come to school hungry each week because they are not getting…Read More

Half of U.S. children will use food stamps

According to the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine half the children in the U.S. will be on food stamps during their childhood. The study was based on data collected over a 29 year period. Over 300,000 people are receiving food stamps in…Read More
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