Sweet Charity?: Emergency Food and the End of EntitlementAn inside look at America's volunteer network and its determined but frustrated drive to end hunger -- amidst the largest gap between rich and poor in our nation's history Our country is changing its collective attitude toward poverty. Government support is out; volunteerism, workfare, and private charity are in -- with a vengeance. Sociologist Janet Poppendieck studies this watershed through the lens of emergency food programs. Traveling the country to work in soup kitchens and "gleaning" centers, the author puts faces on these volunteers and the recipients of their good works. Sweet Charity? reports from the front line: from the "...
Now you can easily customize an emergency food supply with Mountain House Just in Case. emergency food supply multi-day kits. Are you looking for a 7-day supply? Combine our 3-day and 4-day emergency food supply kits. Customize your emergency food supply foundation to fit your taste preferences and budget. This stackable 3-day boxed kit contains a variety of popular breakfast, lunch and dinner entrees for one person. Includes 9 total pouches: Eggs & Bacon (2) - The comforting taste and smell of crispy, crumbly bacon combined with scrambled eggs. Biscuits & Gravy (1) - Hot fluffy buttermilk biscuits with creamy pork sausage gravy make for a hearty, family-favorite. Beef Stroganoff (2) - Tender beef, noodles, and mushrooms smothered in a rich sour cream sauce. Pasta Primavera (2) - Zucchini, spiral macaroni, cauliflower, broccoli, red & yellow peppers and green beans in a creamy, parmesan cheese sauce. Rice & Chicken (1) - Rice and chicken in a savory sauce accented with pimientos. Chicken Teriyaki (1) - Chicken, rice, mushrooms, bamboo shoots and vegetables with a sweet and tangy oriental sauce.