With 24% of students in the CSU system identify as going hungry based on a recent report, more than half of the 23 campuses in the system still need sources on campus to address student food insecurity. Resources like the CalFresh enrollment program and food pantry at Chico State are highlighted as current best practices in the CSU system. Upper level administrators have convened to ensure implementation of such practices spread across the CSU system. Full article: http://theorion.com/55011/news/chico-state-takes-the-lead-in-combating-student-hunger/
Originally published by Sonal Chauhan April 8, 2016
Check out this article from the Sacramento Bee that discusses the growth in student food insecurity and a new pantry at Sacremento State. CUFBA Co-Director Nate Smith-Tyge discusses student hunger and the growth of our organization:
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Originally published by Nate Smith-Tyge November 3, 2015
Check out this amazing article about UC campuses serving food insecure students – our own Nate Smith-Tyge is quoted.
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Originally published by Clare Cady April 21, 2015