Such an interesting tool - Think food stamps are something used only by people in far-away, poor communities? Think again. A handy interactive tool from Slate.com will show you just how many folks right in your own community rely on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), otherwise known as food stamps.
Many Americans believe that churches and charities should be the ones feeding the nation's hungry people. But tens of millions of people need food assistance every year-and just a tiny percentage of this assistance (1 in every 24 bags of food) is provided by charity. Charity alone is simply not a realistic solution.
Shop 'n Save just launched their Love Handles Food Drive. Now through March 2, 2013, you can stop by any St. Louis area Shop 'n Save location and share a little love by purchasing a bag of food donations. Love Handles Food Drive #STL