low-income seniors http://wrkf.org en With Shutdown Over, The Race To Feed Low-Income Seniors Is On http://wrkf.org/post/shutdown-over-race-feed-low-income-seniors The USDA is back to funding its meals program for low-income seniors. That's good news for those who depend on the weekly food deliveries, which stopped during the government shutdown.<p>Across Michigan, tens of thousands of seniors turn to dozens of agencies for assistance. In Grand Rapids, <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2013/10/11/232159777/shutdown-leaves-some-seniors-worried-about-their-next-meal">where we first reported</a> on the program freeze, a local agency is playing catch-up, relying on volunteers to fill the void.<p>The race to feed low-income seniors is on. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 21:38:00 +0000 editor 17605 at http://wrkf.org With Shutdown Over, The Race To Feed Low-Income Seniors Is On