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Feeding Hungry Houstonians: Not Just a Holiday Issue

While many of us will celebrate the holidays with elaborate spreads for family and friends, some Houstonians are going hungry this holiday season. City officials say many of those who are in need of food include poor, working families with young children. We discuss efforts to serve Houstonians now, and throughout the year with Agency […]

While many of us will celebrate the holidays with elaborate spreads for family and friends, some Houstonians are going hungry this holiday season. City officials say many of those who are in need of food include poor, working families with young children.

We discuss efforts to serve Houstonians now, and throughout the year with Agency Services Manager Alfredo Flores from the Houston Food Bank, Executive Director Ruth Zomalt-Burrell from Kids’ Meals Houston, and HISD Food Services Community Outreach Dietician Nan Cramer.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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