Feeding the Elderly in Rural Arkansas

In parts of rural Arkansas, up to 24 percent of elderly people don’t have enough to eat. They rely on food banks and nonprofits for help, and people like Charolette Tidwell and Ken Kupchick work tirelessly to make sure every mouth is fed.

Click to read more about hunger in the United States online in National Geographic magazine.

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