food banks http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: How are food banks coping with increasing demand? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-are-food-banks-coping-increasing-demand <p></p><p><span style="letter-spacing: 0px;">&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 20 Nov 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 36137 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How are food banks coping with increasing demand? San Francisco food pantries struggle to meet growing need http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-food-pantries-struggle-meet-growing-need <p>Tuesday mornings can get pretty crowded at Minnie and Lovie Ward Park in San Francisco&rsquo;s Oceanview district. Up to 300 people of all ages stand or sit in front of the large recreation center, carrying shopping bags, baskets or rolling bags with wheels. They are here to pick up free produce and groceries.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 19:05:02 +0000 5481 at http://kalw.org San Francisco food pantries struggle to meet growing need Combating Food Waste in the Bay Area http://kalw.org/post/combating-food-waste-bay-area <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Host: Joseph Pace</p><p>Producer: Susan Britton</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 05:01:59 +0000 City Visions 5202 at http://kalw.org Combating Food Waste in the Bay Area Today on Your Call: What is it like to live on food stamps? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-it-live-food-stamps <p>On today&#39;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll&nbsp;talk about who is living on food stamps and how they are making ends meet.&nbsp;&nbsp;Over 46 million&nbsp;Americans&nbsp;receive food stamps, which allocates an average of $4 per day.&nbsp;&nbsp;The number of people relying on food stamp programs has risen with the recession.&nbsp; So how does the system work?&nbsp; Can you stay healthy on $4 a day?&nbsp; Join us at 10 or email us at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:feedback@yourcallradio.org"><span style="text-decoration: underline">feedback@yourcallradio.org</span></a>.&nbsp; If you&rsquo;re on food stamps, Mon, 19 Dec 2011 05:10:32 +0000 Ali Budner 3100 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What is it like to live on food stamps?