- Insider's Take
Hunger is a pressing issue in the United States. It was a growing problem before the coronavirus pandemic and now is nearing a crisis point. New York Times journalist David Gelles interviews Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, who leads the nonprofit Feeding America, a nationwide network of more than 200 food banks, about its mission to bring food to hungry Americans. After a successful corporate career, Babineaux-Fontenot made it her mission, with the help of generous donations, to eradicate hunger – a problem she learned about as a child.
About the Author
Business journalist David Gelles writes the “Corner Office” column for The New York Times.