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Self-Help Credit Union Helps Food Pantries Combat Food Insecurityhttps://www.cdfifund.gov/impact/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=81Self-Help Credit Union Helps Food Pantries Combat Food Insecurity<div class="ExternalClassB4331248AED0443AB6A14786AB2E2EA1"><p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) defines food insecurity as the disruption of food intake or eating patterns because of lack of money and other resources. In 2019, prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, USDA estimates that 10.5% (13.7 million) households were food insecure at some point in time during the year (Food Security Status of U.S. Households in 2019, USDA).</p><p><a href="/Documents/Self-Help%20Loaves%20and%20Fishes%20Impact%20Story%20Final%209-29-20.pdf" target="_blank">Read the full story here</a>.</p></div>2020-09-30T21:00:00ZLocal Impact81GP0|#c8a5d5bc-32cc-47a9-88a8-702f1f974786;L0|#0c8a5d5bc-32cc-47a9-88a8-702f1f974786|CDFI Certification;GTSet|#52f34ab0-6f81-4fe6-b393-2715c7089532;GP0|#8a542733-5822-4917-95cd-16aa76bcdf7e;L0|#08a542733-5822-4917-95cd-16aa76bcdf7e|North Carolina