MO Farmers Feed Missouri

MO Farmers Feed Missouri

by Scott Baker, State Director for Feeding Missouri Whenever I’m given the opportunity to speak to people about hunger in Missouri, I always try to make two points very clear: Hunger does exist in Missouri – in every county and in every part of the state. The answer...
Cardinals Caravan 2017

Cardinals Caravan 2017

ST. LOUIS, MO., January 4, 2017 — The St. Louis Cardinals announced the schedule for the team’s 2017 Cardinals Caravan, presented by Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance. This year’s caravan will traverse a total of six states (Missouri, Illinois,...
Better to Give

Better to Give

“Anything will help.” That was the message scrawled on a cardboard sign held up by a man just outside of my driver’s side window the other day.  I had to make a decision before the light turned green.  Should I avoid eye-contact and sit there uncomfortably until the...
Doctors Prescribe Fresh Produce

Doctors Prescribe Fresh Produce

OAK FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The idea is simple: Load fresh fruits and vegetables into a refrigerator truck and drive it to a health clinic, then have a doctor write a “prescription” for food to improve the diets of low-income people with diabetes and...
Won’t You Be My Neighbor

Won’t You Be My Neighbor

“It’s a beautiful day in this neighborhood. A beautiful day for a neighbor. Would you be mine? Could you be Mine?” If you started singing or humming the tune to those lyrics, you must be one of Mr. Rogers’ neighbors. I simply adored Mr. Rogers...