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Grocery cart laden with WIC food bags (AP photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

The 8 immoral ways the government shutdown is hurting the needy

The following post was originally published by The Washington Post yesterday, Oct. 15, 2013. We reprint this Washington Post piece in advance of Sr. Simone Campell’s appearance as the keynote speaker next week at Just Harvest’s 25th Annual Harvest Celebration Dinner on Tuesday, October 22..   Many of us have been dismayed by media coverage of […]

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Tell WIC What’s On Your Mind!

You can make a difference in helping to improve the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).  We invite you to join Just Harvest at a public meeting with WIC at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, May 3. Now is the time to: Urge PA WIC to implement the new 1-Year Recertification option so […]

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WIC Action Update – Thank You

Thanks to everyone who signed the Petition to Save WIC and other Nutrition Programs.  A final vote on H.R. 1473 (the continuing resolution which will fund the government through the end of the fiscal year to October) is expected imminently.  While WIC will see a cut of $504 million below the fiscal year 2010 enacted […]

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