“There is a perception among many in our country that hunger is a just a city problem,” says Bob Aiken, CEO of Feeding America, which represents 200 food banks across the country. But it’s not true, he says.
Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization, today released a new study, Map the Meal Gap 2015, which finds that food insecurity exists in every county and congressional district in the nation.
"America's schools are no longer just a place for students to learn their ABCs. They are also increasingly where children eat their three squares."