Dion Dawson founder of Dion’s Chicago Dream, ‘We’re actively delivering over 3,500 pounds a week, right now, of brand new fruits and vegetables to families throughout the city’

Dane Neal

In this Tuesday, May 12, 2020, photo, bags of fresh food wait to be given away at an event sponsored by the Greater Chicago Food Depository in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood of Chicago. Across the country, food insecurity is adding to the anxiety of millions of people, according to a new survey that finds 37 percent of unemployed Americans ran out of food in the past month, while 46 percent worried that they would. The nationwide unemployment rate on Friday was 14.7 percent, the highest since the Great Depression.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Dion Dawson joins Dane Neal, in for Steve Bertrand, on Chicago’s Afternoon News to talk about getting creative to tackle food insecurity in Englewood and city-wide. Click here to learn more about the Englewood Food Network.

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Dane Neal
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Dane Neal is a host and creator of both local and national radio and TV programs, award winning podcasts and food, travel and motorsports features having aired on hundreds of stations for over 20 years. Click for more.

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