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A Hunger Hero Needs Your Vote!
Posted By John Briley On August 18, 2011 @ 9:00 am In Volunteering | Comments Disabled
Who has done the most to fight senior hunger in America? To answer that question, we need you – yes, YOU! Through the AARP Foundation Hunger Hero  contest, we’ve done some of the hard work for you, narrowing down the field of Hunger Heroes to our top five candidates. Now you have until Sept. 24 (at midnight, Eastern Time) to vote for your favorite Hunger Hero .
In the United States, no one of any age should go hungry. Yet today, 6 million older Americans face the threat of hunger and are forced to skip meals, buy poor quality food, or choose between paying for prescription medications or their next meal.
The finalists in the AARP Foundation Hunger Hero contest are testament to how the combination of vision, determination and a desire to help can improve the lives of hungry seniors. So check out the candidates and vote today !
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 AARP Foundation Hunger Hero: http://www.aarp.org/aarp-foundation/info-2011/2011-Inspire-Award-Hunger-Hero.html?cmp=RDRCT-HUNGERO_MAY12_011
 vote for your favorite Hunger Hero: https://secure2.convio.net/aarp1/site/SPageNavigator/hunger_heroes_vote_2011.html
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