The Guilfordian

Quaker Cupboard continues reclaimed breakfast program

Elanna Reber, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

Guilford's Quaker Cupboard has long been known for their program known as reclaimed breakfast. They will be serving free breakfast in King Hall, room 122, from 10:30 to 12:30 a.m. every week day. It is open to all students who can make it.  “The Quaker Cupboard is a student run food pantry available...

Guilford tackles food insecurity

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

April 20, 2018

A study conducted by the National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness reported that 44 percent of students cut the size of their meals or skipped meals altogether because there was not enough money. 20 percent did not eat for an entire day for the same reason. According to a report from...

Food Justice lecture builds positive discussion

Food Justice lecture builds positive discussion

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

February 9, 2018

North Carolina is ranked the No. 8 state in terms of food insecurity. The Greensboro-High Point metropolitan area continuously ranks as one of the areas with the most difficulty securing food based on a percentage of the total population. These and other issues of local food insecurity were discussed...

Davis shares her experience

Davis shares her experience

Julia Martins de Sa, Assistant Photo Editor

November 3, 2017

Guilford County, North Carolina has gone from being the most food insecure county in the nation to being the ninth, and organizations like the Out of the Garden project have helped make this jump possible. Diane Davis has been volunteering at Out of the Garden for two years. She is always in charge...

Students fight food insecurity in Quaker Cupboard program

Students fight food insecurity in Quaker Cupboard program

Derek Nguyen, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

In a study done by the National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness in 2016, 48 percent of college students reported having food insecurity in the past month. As demonstrated in this study, many students are victims of food insecurity across the United States, and Guilford College students...

ECG hosts Hunger Banquet to raise money

Dalton Kern, Staff Writer

April 8, 2016

    More than 842 million people worldwide suffered from chronic hunger in December 2013. That is more than the populations of the United States, Canada and the European Union put together. Alongside global justice advocacy organization Oxfam America, several Early College student...