Hunger in southeast Kansas

Hosted By: Noah Taborda - November 8, 2021


According to Kansas Appleseed, one in six residents of southeast Kansas is food insecure and a stunning one in four children in the region is food insecure. That’s the topic of the advocacy group’s new report, “Hunger in Southeast Kansas.”

Kansas Reflector opinion editor Clay Wirestone is joined by two members of the Kansas Appleseed team — Hailey Kottler, thriving campaign director, and Caleb Smith, inclusive campaign director — to discuss the new report.

Read more about the Kansas Appleseed report.


Hailey Kottler

thriving campaign director, Kansas Appleseed

Caleb Smith

inclusive campaign director, Kansas Appleseed

Clay Wireston

opinion editor, Kansas Reflector