To help alleviate summer hunger, food pantries throughout the nation are implementing a variety of strategies to encourage the families they serve to select the nutritious foods they need to lead active, healthy lives
In honor of Mother’s Day, Feeding America also acknowledges that while all mothers face unique pressures as they support the people that they love, mothers in food-insecure households face especially trying circumstances.
Scotts Miracle-Gro donated more than 800,000 Miracle-Gro® Gro-ables® Seed Pods™ to distribute to the Feeding America network of food banks and related community gardens to grow fresh vegetables and herbs.
"I chose to run across the country to raise awareness around the issue of hunger while fundraising for Feeding America. I wanted to make a point of visiting food pantries and connecting with people in the areas I crossed."