About Hunger

A Silent Epidemic

One of the most common misconceptions is the assumption if someone is hungry, that means they do not have a job and are living on the streets. What most people don’t understand is that anyone can experience hunger. It is a silent epidemic that affects more than 49 million Americans. According to the US Census Bureau, in 2008, 19 million people lived in working-poor families. This translates into nearly 9 percent of all American families living below 100 percent of poverty have at least one family member working.


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Hunger Study 2014

We are gearing up for the Hunger in America 2014 which will take place in the spring of 2013.  Want to help?

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I Know Someone Struggling

Is someone you know or love struggling to keep food on the table?  Help is available!

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Is There Anything I Can Do?

Of course you can help!  Ending hunger in our community takes everyone!  Become an advocate, volunteer or organize a food drive. Help us today!

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