March 12th, 2014
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When you think about the images typically associated with hunger, a recreation of the Mad Hatter's tea party from "Alice in Wonderland" might not spring to mind.

But one Florida nonprofit is using recreated scenes from popular movies, musicals and TV shows to get people talking about poverty and hunger.

The Pensacola group Appetite 4 Life provides food to children, the elderly, people with disabilities and terminally ill patients.

Looking for an edgy way to raise awareness about poverty and hunger in the local community, the group turned to CNN iReporter James Amerson, a photographer and long-time friend of many of the board members of the nonprofit.

Read - Hunger activists re-envision iconic film scenes with food

Previously:
How do you stretch your food dollars?
How to feed your family from a food bank
Opinion: SNAP isn't about a 'free lunch'
The food stamp challenge results: eating on $30 a week
Could you live on $30 a week?
5 Shocking statistics about hunger
Witnesses to Hunger: A portrait of food insecurity in America
Childhood malnutrition has long lasting effects

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Filed under: Charity • Food Politics • Hunger • iReport • Photography


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  1. Turth™@AleeD

    Pic 13...Interesting!

    March 12, 2014 at 10:34 am |
  2. AleeD®

    Couldn't get past the psycho hare with the strategically placed carrots. o_0

    March 12, 2014 at 10:18 am |
    • AleeD®

      ... and then I did. Pix 13, 14 & 15 are VERY well done.

      March 12, 2014 at 10:21 am |

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