Monday, December 19, 2011

What's it like to live on food stamps?

On the next Your Call, we'll talk about who is living on food stamps and how they are making ends meet. 15% of Americans receive food stamps, which allocates an average of $4 per day. And the number of people relying on food stamp programs has risen with the recession. So how does this system work? Can you stay healthy on $4 a day? Join us at 10 or email us at If you're on food stamps, how are you meeting your needs? It's Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and You.

Paul Ash, executive director of the San Francisco Food Bank

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