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Fourth annual Hungry for Justice Summit set for March 2 at TROY’s Montgomery Campus

February 19, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Students from Alabama’s colleges and universities will examine hunger and poverty in the state on March 2 during the fourth annual Hungry for Justice Student Summit at Troy University Montgomery.

The summit is presented by Troy University’s Office of Civic Engagement and the John W. Schmidt Center for Student Success in conjunction with Alabama Possible,…

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Rural hunger, gardening and fighting food insecurity in Pike County

September 26, 2017
By Dr. Avery Livingston Stewart

Hunger is a silent problem and difficult to identify. It is not just an urban problem, and affects places like Pike County. In fact, it tends to hit rural areas even harder, considering its invisible nature. Almost 23 percent of Pike County residence are food insecure. According to Feeding America (2015), that is roughly 7,400…

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TROY to host poverty, hunger summit at the Montgomery Campus on Feb. 24

February 17, 2017
By Andy Ellis

MONTGOMERY – Students from Alabama’s colleges and universities will come together on Feb. 24 to examine food and housing insecurity among college students during the third annual Hungry for Justice Student Summit at Troy University Montgomery.

The free summit is presented by Troy University’s Office of Civic Engagement in conjunction with Alabama Possible, a statewide…

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