ABC News Series on August 24th - Hunger at Home: Crisis in America
Submitted by FoodSNAP on 08/22/2011 - 4:09pm.
ABC News kicks off a division-wide series “Hunger at Home: Crisis in America” beginning with a full day of reports Wednesday, August 24 examining the growing number of families in the United States who go hungry. “ABC World News” weekend anchor David Muir, Steve Osunsami, Chief Health and Medical Editor Dr. Richard Besser, and Deborah Roberts will report on the realities of what life is like for many of American families and will draw attention to the extraordinary Americans already fighting in the battle to end hunger. In addition, the reports will highlight the creative ways viewers can help in their own communities. Reports will appear on “Good Morning America,” “World News with Diane Sawyer” and “Nightline” as well as on ABC News Radio and ABCNews.com throughout the day.
PLEASE USE THIS OPPORTUNITY to summit on-line comments, blog posts, tweets, facebook messages to families and friends to call on Congress to PROTECT safety net programs and services for low income families and individuals!!