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Feeding Tompkins

Feeding Tompkins Part 7: Hunger in the School System

This is Part 7 of Feeding Tompkins, an in-depth look at food insecurity in Tompkins County and a collaborative project between WRFI News, the Ithaca College Park Scholar Program, The Ithaca Voice, and Hot Potato Press. This article was written by Alison Fromme, of Hot Potato Press, with reporting by Jolene Almendarez and the Park…

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Feeding Tompkins Part 6: Mothers Reflect on Food Insecurity

This is Part 6 of Feeding Tompkins, an in-depth look at food insecurity in Tompkins County and a collaborative project between WRFI News, the Ithaca College Park Scholar Program, The Ithaca Voice, and Hot Potato Press. This article was written by Alison Fromme, of Hot Potato Press, with reporting by the Park Scholars. Photo illustrations…

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Feeding Tompkins Part 4: Explaining why more than 1,500 seniors in Tompkins County won’t eat 2 balanced meals today

This is Part 2 of Feeding Tompkins, an in-depth look at food insecurity in Tompkins County and a collaborative project between the Ithaca College Park Scholar Program, WRFI News, The Ithaca Voice, and Hot Potato Press. This article was written by Jolene Almendarez, of The Ithaca Voice. Alison Fromme, of Hot Potato Press, also contributed…

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Feeding Tompkins Part 2: A Look Inside Local Pantries

This is Part 2 of Feeding Tompkins, an in-depth look at food insecurity in Tompkins County and a collaborative project between the Ithaca College Park Scholar Program, WRFI News, The Ithaca Voice, and Hot Potato Press. This article was written by Jolene Almendarez of the Ithaca Voice. The interview with Charles Rody, which was used…

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Feeding Tompkins Part 1: Food insecurity is anything but simple [AUDIO]

This, is Feeding Tompkins. A collaborative project between WRFI News, the Ithaca College Park Scholar Program, The Ithaca Voice and Hot Potato Press. Over the next eight weeks, we’ll  be exploring food insecurity in Tompkins County through the voices and stories of those most affected, and the organizations working to create change. Food insecurity is anything but…

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