Alexis Allison is a reporter, graphics designer and master's student. She studies data journalism and likes to write deeply human stories — especially those that involve public health. Drop her a line at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In other parts of the state and country, civically minded people have created models that are small, local and committed to relationship.
People who pick, pack, cook and serve food for other people sometimes struggle to keep enough on their own tables.
In Missouri, the struggle to keep healthy food on the table day in and day out is hidden, often an invisible experience.