Tag Archives: food insecurity

In one month, Fresno State raised more than $100,000 to fight student hunger

During a month of fundraising, Fresno State’s March Match Up campaign raised more than what organizers were hoping for – $150,044. The fundraising campaign mission was to raise money for the Student Cupboard, a food and hygiene pantry for Fresno ...

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This is how you can get into The Big Fresno Fair for free

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story listed the event date as Oct. 2. An updated version is below. Fresno State’s third annual “Feed the Need” food drive will take place on Monday, Sept. 25 to raise donations for the ...

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Students learn about other’s struggles through ‘tours’ of oppression

If a friend asked you to put yourself in their shoes, would you? What would you learn? University Courtyard, the housing department at Fresno State, encouraged students and community members to take on such a task by participating in the ...

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CSU Chancellor extends research on student food insecurity

As an undergraduate student at Fresno State, Alida Espinoza had a secret she didn’t dare tell anyone – she struggled with food shortages. “I wasn’t talking about it to anyone – not my family, not my friends – because there ...

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Fresno State Student Cupboard program aims to curb student food insecurity

The Fresno State Student Cupboard will make its inaugural launch today as part of a campuswide effort to end student hunger and in honor of National Hunger & Homeless Awareness week. The Food Security Project, which started earlier this semester, ...

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Student group to fight campus food waste

Fresno State’s Food Recovery Network club held its first food recovery campaign during which students had the opportunity to learn about food insecurity at the university and food waste.

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