How to Feed the Needy this Thanksgiving

“Eat all your food! Think of the starving children in Africa!” Parents say something like this to encourage children to eat foods they do not like. Such a statement is troubling, and the trouble goes beyond the veiled manipulation. Someone who says this does not realize that hunger is closer to home. Hunger does not […]

The Salt Mine Food Boxes

Emergency food assistance is the largest service The Salt Mine provides to the community.  A faltering economy impacts the entire nation, but the hardest hit are minimum-wage earning families or people on fixed incomes. Partnering with The Salt Mine, the Lincoln community provides about three hundred thousand meals a month to those needing a helping hand. The Salt […]