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Lean Times For Food Banks

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Lean Times For Food Banks

Economy

Lean Times For Food Banks

Lean Times For Food Banks

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Food banks across the country are especially stressed this holiday season, with demands for services up and donations down. At the Capital Area Food Bank in Washington, D.C., they're struggling to keep up with the calls.