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Privilege in Public Service: Looking Beyond My Experience

Upon choosing to dedicate my first year out of college to serving on the Cooking Matters team at the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance, I had some vague expectations about what I would be doing. I expected to mostly teach cooking classes with low income individuals.

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SNAP Bill Falls Flat

The Arkansas legislative process follows a simple rule: Effective policy is better than ineffective innovation. Government time and money must be used effectively.Yet some bills filed during the 2017 legislative session seem to have forgotten this rule.

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SNAP Challenge Day 5

Programs Get Involved Giving Bridget here for the last time. The final day of the challenge came as a relief to me. I was so sick of...

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SNAP Challenge Day 4

Programs Get Involved Giving Hello again, Bridget here. For lunch today, I had leftover taco salad from the night before, and...

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SNAP Challenge Day 3

Programs Get Involved Giving Bridget here with reflections on the third day of the SNAP challenge. I’m worn down mentally and...

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