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A new feature on the Nutrislice app will show parents and students where the nearest Summer Meal Program site is. With 20 million viewers, the mobile application is designed to inform people about the school lunch program and to help alleviate food insecurity in Florida.
An area dubbed Tent City in Gainesville housed homeless people for years, but their eviction left the area littered with remnants from the former occupants. The property is now seeking help for a much needed clean-up.
Florida NAACP leader Torey Alston, the chair of economic development, hopes President Obama’s leadership will improve home ownership and unemployment prospects for African Americans and Latinos.
In the festive nature of Labor Day, WUFT spoke with a UF professor on the importance of Labor Unions in today’s society.
A recent survey by Meals on Wheels Association of America placed Florida as the state with the ninth highest percent of seniors who are going hungry. In Alachua County the fight is still raging to combat food insecurity among this […]