Changes in FoodShare and Medicaid requirements have caused benefits to be cut off for many and created difficulties for beneficiaries to get their applications reviewed or renewed.
The end of free lunch leaves families struggling to feed their kids and nutrition departments under-funded as they navigate families who can’t pay.
Programs that provide locally grown, healthy foods are making them more affordable to people who are food insecure in Wisconsin.
UW and the city of Madison have struggled to turn tons of cast-off food into soil. Three Madison companies fill some of the gap.
Groups across the state have searched for alternatives to get food that would be wasted to people in need.
‘I just couldn’t bring myself to eat it’: National supply chain and labor shortages have led to worse meals — and a new push to go local
Large parts of Milwaukee and rural Wisconsin lack easy access to groceries. The state, cities and communities are working to change that.
Elected officials and advocates debate the fate of free school meals that provided relief to families during the pandemic.
The former head of Wisconsin’s FoodShare program says qualifying for and maintaining food assistance is overly cumbersome for participants
Some pandemic-related changes could transform FoodShare and other solutions to hunger — if the policies survive expiration dates and the state’s political divide