1 in 10 Colorado Children Are Food Insecure

Photo courtesy of Feed the Children.

Next Thursday Feed the Children, Boulder Voices for Children, and several CO natural products brands are partnering to provide 400 local kids and their families with backpacks containing school supplies, food, and hygiene products. KGNU’s Alexis Kenyon sat down with Wendy Henderson, a senior director of corporate partnerships who says with federal COVID-era Snap benefits ending earlier this year and increased costs of living, more families are finding themselves wondering where they will get their next meal.


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Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon is an experienced radio reporter with more than 15 years of experience creating compelling, sound-rich radio stories for news outlets across the country. Kenyon has master's degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism in radio broadcast and photojournalism. She has worked in KGNU's news department since 2021 as a reporter, editor, and daily news producer. In all her work, she strives to produce thought-provoking, trustworthy journalism that makes other people's stories feel personal. In addition to audio production, Kenyon runs KGNU's news internship program and oversees the department's digital engagement.

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