UNIONDALE — A state-wide task force has formed to address food insecurity among college students in the SUNY system. The task force met at Nassau Community College on Thursday.
In addition to the study of food insecurity, part of the task force’s goal is to also recommend necessary changes. As part of the program they heard testimony from people who have utilized the Nassau Community College food pantry also referred to as the “NEST.”
“I am a staff member and I have been working at Nassau Community College for 19 years,” said NCCC faculty member April Lambert.