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ERIC Number: ED536106
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Jul-1
Pages: 2
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
Food Stamp and School Lunch Programs Alleviate Food Insecurity in Rural America. Fact Sheet
Smith, Kristin; Savage, Sarah
Carsey Institute
The Food Stamp and the National School Lunch Programs play a vital role in helping poor, rural Americans obtain a more nutritious diet and alleviate food insecurity and hunger. This fact sheet looks at the extent to which rural America depends on these programs and describes characteristics of beneficiaries of these federal nutrition assistance programs. (Contains 2 tables and 8 endnotes.)
Carsey Institute. University of New Hampshire, 73 Main Street, Huddleston Hall, Durham, NH 03824. Tel: 603-862-2821; Fax: 603-862-3878; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Ford Foundation; W.K. Kellogg Foundation; Annie E. Casey Foundation
Authoring Institution: University of New Hampshire, Carsey Institute
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Child Nutrition Act 1966