May is Older Americans Month

What is Older Americans Month, Anyway? In 1963 John F. Kennedy declared May to be Senior’s Month as a way to acknowledge the accomplishments of our past and present older […]

A Box Of Sustenance

Photo courtesy of Feeding America Ruthie Wright is a delightful lady who lives in one of the East St. Louis Housing Authority buildings. Like many low-income seniors, Ruthie has struggled […]

The Federal Role in Feeding the Hungry

Volunteers pack a CSFP box at the St. Louis Area Foodbank / Photo by Bethany Prange It’s a question that often prompts debate. “Should government have a role in helping […]