Entertainment Council

Members of the Entertainment Council actively mobilize the public in support of Feeding America via media relations opportunities, cause marketing programs and public policy initiatives. Additionally, each member demonstrates sincere concern for domestic hunger by participating in local volunteer opportunities.

"I was personally moved to get involved with the outstanding work that Feeding America does. I feel very lucky to be able to visit food banks in Feeding America's network, pack boxes of food for them and make a real difference." More Info
"In a country with so much excess, it's unacceptable that millions of kids and adults go hungry every day. Everyone can help by contributing just a little time or money. This is one fight we cannot afford to lose." More Info
"I cannot say enough about Feeding America or do enough for Feeding America. I donate my time every single week, and it's the most fulfilling, fantastic thing I could do. With the current state of our economy and the growing need among adults, children and families, it is vital that we stand behind and unite with Feeding America's cause." More Info
"It is my goal to help shine a spotlight on Feeding America's extraordinary efforts in the fight against hunger and to assist in making hunger relief a top priority in this country." More Info
Betsy Brandt is well-known to television audiences for her portrayal of 'Marie', the sister-in-law of high school chemistry teacher 'Walter White' in AMC's Emmy award-winning series Breaking Bad, for which the cast also won the 2014 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. More Info
"Feeding America is an organization that has won my heart in many ways. They make sure those who are suffering and in need are able to have one of the greatest essentials in life--food. It's been both and honor and a pleasure for my husband and I to step up for the community, join the quest in ending hunger and do our best to feed America." More Info
Bush Lauren
"It is an unfortunate reality that so many Americans rely on emergency food relief to get by, which is why I am proud to support Feeding America in their important work to ensure that the most basic needs of our neighbors are met." More Info
"Feeding America and fighting hunger is a cause close to my heart. As a child, my family and I visited food pantries from time-to-time. I'll never forget those days and the people and organizations that helped us get through rough patches. I'm proud to support Feeding America and their mission to end hunger in America. Together, we can all do our part to help those in need." More Info
"I'm blessed to have the ability to easily help people in need through my successes, and the Feeding America Entertainment Council is the perfect outlet for me to continue to do so." More Info
Corcos & Debi Mazar
"We support Feeding America because we believe that every man, woman and child has the absolute right to access healthy meals and be provided with care, love and nourishment, especially in these harsh financial times. The continued effort of the Entertainment Council has granted exposure to this matter, has provided inspiration and funds for the growth of a program that has so far done marvelous things for people all around the country. It is an honor to be part of such proactive and deeply involved organization." More Info
"It is so important for everyone across the country to dare to be conscious and aware of the struggles of those around them even if those struggles are not the same as their own. Feeding America does just that, and it's a great privilege for me to unite with them in their cause." More Info
"This is simple stuff, our neighbors are hungry and we have to help." More Info
"In these tough economic times, it's more important than ever to make sure every American has access to essential nourishment. Hunger is often suffered quietly, and I feel strongly that we can only solve it by calling attention to its gravity and acting not only with generosity but also with a determination to eradicate this hardship." More Info
"I'm always happy to use my gifts to benefit those in need whenever I can. As a chef, I love and live to feed people which is why Feeding America is a cause that's especially close to my heart." More Info
“Parents shouldn’t have to struggle to feed their children. By working with Feeding America my hope is to help get healthy food to every parent.“ More Info
"Feeding America's efforts are far reaching and we would be in much worse shape as a nation without it. It's time to unite. If you need help, ask. If you can give help, give. I'm a firm believer that everyone can make a difference and Feeding America is doing just that." More Info
"I'm happy to partner with Feeding America in efforts to spread awareness and provide relief to thousands. I believe together, we can make a difference, effect change, and help strike out hunger." More Info
"I am thrilled to be able to support Feeding America. The great part of my job is when I am able to bring awareness to such great charities as this." More Info
"I work with Wellness in the Schools at my daughter's school and I watch firsthand as kids develop a relationship with food and ingredients. Imagine not having that privilege or choice? I hear from teachers in other schools who bring food to some of their students who come to school hungry. These kids have trouble focusing on their schoolwork. Can you imagine a 'snow day' off from school means that kid might not get to eat that day? The percentage of food insecure people in this country is alarming. I'm hoping to make a difference and make those statistics improve!" More Info
"One in five children in the United States don't know where their next meal is coming from. Feeding America gives each of us a way to help nourish those children, and to give them the comfort and love that we all deserve to have in our lives." More Info
"To believe in a country as blessed with abundance & opportunity such as the United States, that there are people in need. Feeding America services those in need with quality and dignity. They are doing God's work every day. I'm proud to be a part of their organization." More Info
"Imagine not being able to feed your child. We can do something to help by making time in our lives to join Feeding America. We can donate our time, and our voices, to support this cause however we can, as much as we can." More Info
"As a mom and nutritionist, I can hardly imagine the stress and pain it would cause to not know where your next meal is coming from or how you are going to nourish your family. That's why I support Feeding America. By providing hungry people with good food, they are making a tremendous difference to their health in the most fundamental way." More Info
“I have a son who is 5 years old and I couldn’t imagine not being able to provide food for him. We can’t take access to food for granted, and I am honored to be working to solve the issue of hunger so that every child, man and woman can be fed.” More Info
"An astounding 50 million Americans are not sure where their next meal will come from. Having the opportunity to help many struggling families through Feeding America is something I've found to be very rewarding. I hope I can inspire others to lend a helping hand to continue the fight against hunger." More Info
"Everyone should know the comfort and warmth of sharing a meal with family and friends, which is why I support Feeding America." More Info
"It took me a long time to figure out where I wanted to go and be as an artist. I needed time to learn who I was as a musician." More Info
“No one should have to worry about where their next meal is coming from. That's why I am a proud member of Feeding America's Entertainment Council, as it's our mission to spread the word on ways anyone can help end hunger.” More Info
Cassadee Pope has been an ambassador for hunger issues, helping to secure over 20 million meals across the country through an initiative with her record label Big Machine Label Group, General Mills and Feeding America called Outnumber Hunger. More Info
"Feeding America provides food to hungry people coast to coast. Not only that, through their various affiliate programs, they also teach people how to provide for themselves in a healthy way, just like my Yum-o! organization." More Info
“It's a tragedy that in the United States, the richest country in the world, 49 million people, including 16 million children, may go to bed unsure if they will have a meal tomorrow. I know that those are more than startling statistics -- those numbers are human beings suffering -- and I came from one of those families." More Info
"I hope to empower people to take part in alleviating hunger around the world and to show consumers that even small actions, including their purchases, can make a difference." More Info
"I was introduced to Feeding America through my work on the Biggest Loser and was immediately moved by the great work the charity does. As a chef, food has always been the center of my world and the Feeding America network strives to ensure that people have access to food and the means to enjoy a meal. I am honored to be a part of the movement to help provide food assistance across America." More Info
"I'm so glad that 'The Biggest Loser' gave me the opportunity to learn more about Feeding America. It is such an amazing organization, and all the people involved are doing a great job addressing the issue of hunger on all fronts." More Info
"There is enough food in this country to feed all of its citizens, and then some. I continue to have a passion for children's health here and around the world. Lack of proper nutrition affects everything else in a human life, especially in a child's development. I'm happy to continue to serve on the Entertainment Council for this great organization, Feeding America. I hope one day we will get the resources into the proper hands and eradicate this problem." More Info
"There are so many people across the country who don't know where their next meal is going to come from. It is our duty as their fellow Americans to step up to the plate for them as Feeding America does every day." More Info
"We have an opportunity to leave this world better than we found it, which is why I am so happy to be working with Feeding America." More Info

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