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Published in 2017

'Hunger doesn't look the way you think it looks'
WHYY (NPR) | March 8, 2017

Hunger Exhibit Touring Philadelphia Area Hits Home
Jewish Exponent | March 8, 2017

Empty plates in the land of plenty
Broad Street Review | March 7, 2017

MAZON Sheds Light on America's Hidden Hunger
Kol HaBirah | March 2, 2017

'MAZON Truck' Hunkers Down At Baltimore Hebrew Congregation
J More | February 27, 2017

BHC 'Hunger' Exhibit Gives Voice to Those Struggling
Baltimore Jewish Times | February 24, 2017

Why we need Congress to help more military families qualify for food aid
The San Diego Union-Tribune | February 23, 2017

Davis seeks food help for enlisted military families
San Diego Jewish World | February 16, 2017

Congresswoman Susan Davis Re-Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Expand Food Assistance to Military Families
Susan Davis Press Release | February 16, 2017

Group of UVA Students Braids, Sells Bread to Fight Hunger 
NBC 29 | February 2, 2017

Some neighbors are hungry, though we might not know it
Phoenix Jewish News | January 25, 2017

MAZON Exhibit Demonstrates What Hunger Is 
Atlanta Jewish Times | January 24, 2017

Synagogues to host hunger awareness exhibit
South Florida Sun-Sentinel | January 23, 2017

Highlighting hunger in America
Texas Jewish Post | January 19, 2017

Exhibit on hunger informs, moves Tucsonans
Arizona Jewish Post | January 19, 2017

Dallas Learns About Hunger Through Interactive Exhibit 
NBC 5 | January 15, 2017

'This Is Hunger' Exhibit Stops In Dallas, Spotlights Millions Who Go Without
KERA (NPR) | January 13, 2017

National "Hunger" exhibit to visit Tucson this weekend 
ABC 9 |January 6, 2017

Exhibit highlighting hunger in the US makes its way to Tucson 
FOX 11 | January 5, 2017

Published in 2016

Traveling exhibit explores hunger
Phoenix Jewish News | December 28, 2016

'This Is Hunger,' coming to Tucson J, challenges stereotypes
Arizona Jewish Post | December 15, 2016

This is what hunger looks like, according to Irvine exhibit 
The Orange County Register | December 12, 2016

El niño de la nevera vacía y otras imágenes que exhiben el hambre en EEUU
Univision | December 9, 2016

Minnesota's Krikava intensifies anti-hunger movement
Agweek | December 5, 2016

This Is Hunger
The Argonaut | November 23, 2016

The right vehicle to spread their message about hunger
The Jewish Journal | November 22, 2016

Experiential exhibit humanizes hunger through modern multimedia
The Hagstrom Report | November 21, 2016

LA nonprofit raises awareness of hunger in a new way: a big rig
KPCC (NPR) | November 17, 2016

Come Face-to-Face with Hunger in MAZON's Mobile Exhibit
L.A. Parent | November 13, 2016

MAZON, "This Is Hunger" Exhibit Launching Soon, Touring 30+ Cities 
eJewish Philanthropy | October 28, 2016

'Hunger': Addressing an everyday problem in the U.S. 
Jewish Journal | August 25, 2016

Military Hunger and You: Poll Results
Spousebuzz.com | August 25, 2016

Abby J. Leibman & Cristin Orr Shiffer: An inexcusable hunger
The Virginian-Pilot | July 10, 2016

In D.C., Tucson’s unique Jewish-Latino Teen Coalition advocates for the poor
AZ Jewish Post | May 12, 2016

Jewish community, union leaders share ideals at Labor Seder
New Jersey Jewish News | May 4, 2016

7 Delicious Ways to Celebrate Passover in LA
ZAGAT | April 20, 2016

Military families sacrifice for us; can’t we feed them?
San Diego Jewish World | March 28, 2016

Nonprofit targets food insecurity in military
Washington Jewish Week | February 3, 2016

To the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture: Keep our troops fed
The Jewish Journal | January 21, 2016

Military Commissary Food Stamp Use Drops
SpouseBuzz | January 14, 2016

Jewish group testifies to Congress about hunger in US military families
Jewishva | January 13, 2016

Jewish Charity Testifies To Congress About Hunger in US Military Families
Forward | January 13, 2016

Jewish group testifies to Congress about hunger in US military families
Jewish Telegraphic Agency | January 13, 2016

Food Stamp Formula Shouldn't Factor in Housing Allowances: Advocates
Military.com | January 12, 2016

 

Published in 2015

The senior stages
AZ Jewish News | December 16, 2015

Alaskans should never let our veterans go hungry
Alaska Dispatch News | November 9, 2015

Plymouth lawmaker honored for healthy eating initiative
Sun Sailor | September 17, 2015

Hayden, Anderson awarded for creation of Healthy Eating, Here at Home initiative
Insight News | September 17, 2015

Lawmakers introduce bill to help tribes battle child hunger
Santa Fe New Mexican | September 15, 2015

 

Published in 2014 

JFS, MAZON partner to help hungry seniors
Sun Sentinel | November 11, 2014

Why isn’t this night different?
Jewish Journal | April 10, 2014

Soldiering on an Empty Stomach
The American Prospect | April 1, 2014

Odd Collaboration Wins Fight on Free Lunches in MN
Nonprofit Quarterly | March 14, 2014

Tradition, bias rules help veil number of Jews who go hungry
St. Louis Jewish Light | February 19, 2014

Playing Games With Hunger
Ms. Magazine | Winter/Spring 2014

MAZON Board Chair Rabbi Harold Kravitz on school paid lunches
WCCO’s News & Views | February 16, 2014

My Year on Food Stamps and What the Cuts to SNAP Will Mean
Good.Is | February 12, 2014

Minnesota students: Don’t forget  your lunch money
Star Tribune | February 11, 2014

Many Minnesota students are subjected to lunch refusals, including ‘tray pulls’
MinnPost | February 11, 2014

Congregations Come Together for Hunger Advocacy
Jewish Exponent | January 16, 2014

 

Published in 2013

MAZON Board Chair Rabbi Harold Kravitz on the food stamp challenge and importance of SNAP
America Weekend Radio| December 22, 2013

Protecting our nation’s freedom from want
Feeding Our Nation/Media Planet | December 20, 2013

8 myths about hunger in America
Feeding Our Nation/Media Planet | December 20, 2013

A National Safety Net
USA Today Supplement | December 20, 2013

Small changes can mean big struggles for the hungry
Minneapolis/St. Paul Star Tribune | December 7, 2013

Giving Tuesday: Will it be the latest craze? 
Jewish Journal | December 2, 2013

The Jewish mother who coined ‘Thanksgivukkah’ tells all
The Boston Globe | November 29, 2013

Woodstock Ventures and ModernTribe.com Donate $20,000 to Hunger Relief in America: Historic Partnership Benefits MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
PRWeb | November 26, 2013

Radicalize Thanksgivukkah: Fight for Freedom (from Hunger)
Zeek Magazine | November 26, 2013

Struggling U.S. Families Threatened by Food Stamp Cuts
Inter Press Service | October 17, 2013

How to feed the hungry
Jewish Journal | October 3, 2013

SNAP cut: Who decides who’s hungry?
Jewish Journal | September 24, 2013

Shame on Congress for not protecting America’s hungry
Philly.com | September 22, 2013

The Other 16 Percent
Jewish Exponent | August 5, 2013

Feed the hungry 
Jewish News of Greater Phoenix | July 18

Jewish community joins the fight against hunger
The American Jewish World | July 3, 2013

Hunger: Our leaders need to feel the pain
StarTribune | June 13, 2013

MAZON Board Chair Rabbi Harold on the Minnesota Advocacy Project: Closing the Lunch and Achievement Gaps in Minnesota Schools
WCCO Radio | March 31, 2013

Jews obliged to intervene on behalf of WIC program
JTA | March 20, 2013

MAZON expands hunger advocacy efforts in Minnesota
The American Jewish World | March 4, 2013

Lunch-aid bill feeds an essential need
StarTribune | February 21, 2013

Jews fight for food stamps
Jewish Journal | January 30, 2013

 

Published in 2012

Hunger is a Scandal
Tenou’a Magazine (in French with English translation) | December 2012

Rabbi’s challenge: 1 week on a food-stamp budget
J Weekly | November 29, 2012

Food Banks Join Kaiser in Program to Offer More Nutritious Fare
The Chronicle of Philanthropy | November 21, 2012

Food banks collaborate to get more nutritious food to people 
Los Angeles Times | November 20, 2012

Be Healthy in Hunger Fight 
Washington Post Express | November 20, 2012

Food Banks Look to Offer More Nutritious Food 
Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health Blog | November 19, 2012

Food Banks Shift Focus, Seek to Nourish People in Need 
Bay Area Bites | November 19, 2102

Food Banks of the Past Get Makeover with Help from MAZON, Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente News Center  | November 16, 2012

VIDEO: Hunger in America – The unlikely stories behind a national problem
The War Room with Jennifer Granholm | November 13, 2012

VIDEO: The New Face of Hunger Photography Exhibit
Jewish News One | October 16, 2012

Keep the SNAP aid program strong 
JTA- Jewish & Israel News | April 5, 2012

Welfare ‘reform’ bills: Suspecting all to catch a few, while harming many
MinnPost | April 4, 2012

Jewish Groups Take On Farm Bill
National Journal Daily | March 12, 2012

 

Published in 2011

Growing Income Disparity Also Equals the Growth in Hunger
Jewish Exponent | December 28, 2011

Think again, hunger exists
Media Planet supplement to Chicago Sun Times | December 23, 2011

Where not to cut the budget
Atlanta Journal & Constitution | November 4, 2011

Americans need super committee to maintain food assistance
Detroit Free Press | November 2, 2011

Putting Jewish values on poor Americans’ dinner tables
Jweekly.com | October 6, 2011

What they’re not saying about hunger in America 
The Des Moines Register | August 30, 2011

Hunger, Obesity and Innovation in the Emergency Food System
HuffPost Impact | March 3, 2011