food insecurity

'National Accuracy Clearinghouse' for SNAP data could challenge some states, local governments


The National Accuracy Clearinghouse has been a long time coming, but it may pose challenges to states and counties with few staff.

How one Arkansas county is fighting food insecurity


Community leaders in Crittenden County, Arkansas, hope a new website funded by the CDC will help drive more needy people to support services.

As food insecurity rises, food banks turn to map tech


Food banks around the U.S. say digital maps have been the best tool to get the word out about their services at a time of heightened food insecurity.

Newark, New Jersey, taps car dealerships for food delivery


Newark, New Jersey, is using interactive dashboards to connect local charities with car dealerships to fight food insecurity during the pandemic.

New statewide food bank map shows Californians where to find food


Los Angeles Controller Ron Galperin expanded a countywide map to include resources across the entire state, which he said can help support a growing population of food-insecure residents.

New maps show Los Angeles residents where to find food during pandemic


After a shelter-in-place emergency order last week, a new website from LA Controller Ron Galperin is designed to help people find supermarkets, farmers markets and meal distribution centers.