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Hunger Solutions Minnesota

There's good news and bad news when it comes to fighting hunger in Minnesota.

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In 2013, the State of Minnesota enacted the Child Victims Act - allowing victims of child sexual abuse a three-year window to file a civil action—even if they'd been told they couldn't because of a statute of limitations.

It's been a little more than a week since the Minnesota Child Victims Act expired, but only time will tell what the repercussions will be as new names of perpetrators and new documents revealing cover-ups come to light.

More information and resources for support is available here.

Feeding America.org

It's bad enough not to know where your next meal is coming from - or if there is going to be a next meal.  But the "meal gap" is especially pernicious; it's that economic space where perhaps you're making choices between food or rent, or food or medications ... but you still make "too much" to qualify for federal nutrition assistance.