Vickie Kloeris

Throughout December and January, people around the world celebrate a variety of holidays. While the traditions and celebrations may differ, holidays are generally a time of abundance and excess, especially when it comes to food. But not for everyone.

The United States is one of the wealthiest countries in the world, and yet the number of people living in food-insecure households is astounding. According to the Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service, 38.3 million people lived in foo…

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About the Author

Vickie Kloeris, MS, CFS is IFT President, 2021–2022 ([email protected]).