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Food Insecurity / Hunger

Event

Opening Night Film Screening: A Place at the Table

Friday, March 1, 2013
6:00pm
Where: 
The Nuart Theater

On the evening of A Place at The Table's nationwide theatrical release, explore how 50 million people in the U.S.--including one in four children--don’t know when, or where,

Resource

Struggling to Get By: The Real Cost Measure in California 2015

Publication date: 
07/15/2015

Nearly a third of California’s households “struggle each month to meet basic needs,” largely because of the state’s high cost of living, a new study by United Ways of California concludes.

The study relies on what the organization calls a “real cost measure” that goes well beyond the Census Bureau’s official poverty measure, which dates back to the early 1960s and pegs California’s rate at just half of what the United Ways study found.