Food Insecurity Columbus Approves Plan To Get Healthy Food To Residents By Jim Letizia • Nov 22, 2016 columbus.gov Columbus City Council last night approved a "food action plan" that's been two years in the making. Number Of Hungry U.S. Kids Drops To Lowest Level Since Before Great Recession By Pam Fessler • Sep 7, 2016 It's rare to get good news when it comes to hunger. But the government says there was a big drop last year in the number of people in the country struggling to get enough to eat, especially children. Report: 17 Percent Of Ohioans Are Food Insecure By Jim Letizia • Apr 30, 2016 A new report illustrates the continued struggles of many Ohioans in obtaining adequate, nutritious food. Study: More Columbus Residents Living In Poverty By Ohio Public Radio • Apr 28, 2016 Sixteen percent of Ohioans lived in poverty last year, and nearly a third were under the federal poverty line for at least a portion of of 2015. State, Businesses Partner To Get Healthy Food To The Poor By Ohio Public Radio • Mar 8, 2016 Ohio Public Radio State officials and businesses are teaming up to bring more fresh food to low-income and underserved areas. Feds Say Ohio Sixth Worst State For Food Insecurity By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Sep 11, 2015 A new federal study ranks Ohio among the worst states in the nation for families on the brink of hunger. 1 in 6 Ohioans Getting Emergency Food Assistance By Associated Press • Oct 30, 2014 A new report on hunger finds that more than one in six Ohioans is struggling to get food on the table. The data is part of Feeding America's national report on hunger. Studies Show Hunger Continues To Haunt Ohio Children By Ohio Public Radio • Sep 3, 2014 Two new reports show there are as many Ohioans who are hungry or at risk of going hungry now as there were a year ago. Listen Listening... / 1:05 National Food Drive Happening Saturday By Jim Letizia • May 9, 2014 National Association of Letter Carriers The nation's largest single-day food drive takes place on Saturday. One In Six Ohioans Facing Food Insecurity By Jim Letizia • Sep 6, 2013 New data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows low-income Ohioans continue to have problems feeding themselves and their families. Experts Talk Food Insecurity At CMC By Jim Letizia & RaeGina Covington • Feb 21, 2013 Food scarcity and insecurity are global problems. Ohio Ranks 11th For Food Insecurity By Jim Letizia • Sep 6, 2012 A new report shows one in six Ohioans worry about going hungry.