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Thousands Walk Along Lakefront To Fight Hunger

Thousands of people came out to Chicago’s lakefront Saturday morning to help in the fight against hunger.

06/21/2014

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Study: 1 in 5 Children At Risk Of Hunger In Cook County

Nearly 800,000 people in Cook County, including one in five children, struggle to have access to healthy food and are at risk of hunger, according to a new study.

04/21/2014

File Photo: Grocery store (Photo credit Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

Study Finds 1 in 5 Chicagoans Are Hungry

The Greater Chicago Food Depository has, for the first time, done a neighborhood-by-neighborhood breakdown of hunger in the Chicago area.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2011

Inside The Lakeview Pantry. (Steve Miller/WBBM Photo)

Food Pantry Sees Increase In Need

The Lakeview Pantry is a partner of the Chicago Anti-Hunger Federation. It’s director says people who come in for food often are eager to give back as volunteers.

WBBM Newsradio–12/10/2010