Feeding Kentucky's Economy
Brenda Combs is the Business Director of Legal Aid of the Bluegrass, one of four Kentucky Civil Legal Aid Programs. Ms. Combs has served in this role for 26 years and has extensive experience in the areas of technology, grants administration and financial and human resource oversight. A graduate of Murray State University with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, she has a passion for using data to ignite change for vulnerable Kentuckians.
Sources referenced in article:
Kentucky Herald Leader: Work requirement resumes for food stamp recipients in eight Kentucky counties
Feeding America: Food Insecurity in Kentucky
The PEW Charitable Trusts: Hiring Bias Against the Unemployed-Should There Be a Law?
USDA: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)- How Much Could I Receive?
The Huffington Post: What It’s Really Like to Cook on a Food Stamp Budget
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation: Average Monthly Food Stamp Benefits Per Person
Courier-Journal: Food stamp cutoff looms for 9,000 in KY
The Facts Behind Senior Hunger- NCOA
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