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The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

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Hungry for Change: Solving Food Insecurity and Waste at the U

By Barbara Pace, News Writer October 23, 2019

  In 2018, 11.1% of U.S. households were categorized as food insecure, according to the USDA. What is food insecurity? Simply put, food insecurity means inadequate food for healthy, active living....

The University of Utah Alumni Association is hosting a food drive throughout the month of November.

Alumni Association Works to Give Local Families Holiday Meals

By Steven Morgan November 26, 2017

Every year the University of Utah’s Alumni Association puts on a food drive throughout the month of November, during which members and its community partners go door-to-door, stand outside allied supermarkets...

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling)

U Keeps Food Bank Tradition Alive

December 1, 2014

  For the last 21 years, the Alumni Association has partnered with the MUSS to put on their annual Food Drive in November. The food drive delivers food to Utah families through monetary and food...

(Photo Courtesy of Utah Food Bank)

Utahns Spend Their Holidays Serving

November 25, 2014

  With Thanksgiving right around the corner, more people are considering volunteering, but generosity does not spread solely during the holiday season. According to the Corporation for National and...

Banquet battles hunger in Utah

November 19, 2013

One-fifth of the children in Utah do not know where their next meal is coming from. The Bennion Community Service Center served soup and bread at Tuesday night’s Hunger Banquet in order to raise money...