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How a Simple Change Can Help Feed Kids: An Open Letter to USDA

Dear Secretary Perdue: On behalf of rural Georgians, congratulations on your appointment as Secretary of Agriculture!  We know that you share our commitment to improving the lives of rural children.  To that end, I am writing in reference to your May 1 proclamation beginning the regulatory process to create greater flexibility in nutrition standards for the National School Lunch Program (NSLP).  We applaud the Administration’s […]

Thanksgiving for Thousands 2017

1 in 4 people in South Georgia struggle with hunger daily, and 1 in 3 area children may go to bed hungry tonight.  We are doing something about that, and you can help.  On Tuesday, November 21, Second Harvest of South Georgia will distribute 2,000 food boxes to those in need in our area.  For […]