CNN: I’m a chef, an author and a mom – and I’ve been on food stamps
RESULTS Expert on Poverty Clara Moore wrote a powerful op-ed for CNN about her experience on SNAP (formerly called food stamps) and how we can combat harmful stereotypes about people living in poverty.
“If you’re surprised that I’ve received SNAP — if it doesn’t fit the image you had in mind — that’s part of the problem. SNAP helps more than 40 million people buy groceries and feed their families, yet so many of us act like this program couldn’t possibly impact us or anyone we know.”
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