Together for Hope

Together for Hope, formed in 2001 and is a 20-year commitment to the 20 poorest counties in the country. Using the Texas Hunger Initiative toolkit, Together for Hope, is looking to cultivate a rural development coalition that can help build stronger communities from the inside out. Rev. Jason Coker stopped by the studio to talk … Continue reading “Together for Hope”

Backpacks are Relieving Hunger in Mississippi

Most of us can’t fathom hearing the last school bell ring on Friday afternoon, and think to ourself, “I may not get another hot meal again until Monday, when I return to school.” For many of the 300K+, young boys and girls who rely on free or reduced lunches in Mississippi, it’s a weekly struggle.  … Continue reading “Backpacks are Relieving Hunger in Mississippi”