Going hungry

More than 400,000 people living in the D.C. metropolitan area — nearly 10 percent — are considered “food insecure,” according to a hunger advocacy group. Food insecurity is defined as a feeling of unreliable access to meals, especially nutritious ones.

More than 400,000 people living in the D.C. metropolitan area — nearly 10 percent — are considered “food insecure,” according to a hunger advocacy group.
SOURCE: Feeding America. The Washington Post. Published on March 24, 2011, 7:35 p.m.
 
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