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Private provision of food aid : the Emergency Food Assistance System


Author:
Tiehen, Laura. and United States Department of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
Source:
Food Assistance and Nutrition Research report ; no. 26-5 2002
Year:
2002
Subject:
Food stamps -- United States, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, and United States
Abstract:
Although Federal programs provide most food assistance in the U.S., many households rely on private, nonprofit, charitable organizations that provide emergency food in their communities. This issue brief reports findings from the first comprehensive government study of these organizations.
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service
Collection:
USDA publications