EBT “Struggle to Eat” features SHP

In Alameda County, people struggle to eat amid high cost of living

“For many, coming here is a necessity for keeping a household together,” said Carla Hilliard, director of operations for Hayward’s South Hayward Parish, which distributes food to about 325 people each week through its food pantry. “It could be a matter of needing a carton of milk, lunch meat or some bread just to get by.”