Hunger Blog

Insights on solutions and contributors to hunger, and the lives of Americans in need from Feeding America and network food bank staff and guest contributors.

Sonny
Thursday, May 11 2017
This past year has been a tough one for Sonny. With no income, he had to sell his belongings, including his stove and other appliances, just to put food on his table.
Oscar Oros
Thursday, Nov 10 2016
“Veterans have been through a lot, and a lot of them get lost when they get out–kind of like I did,” said Oscar. “So instead of leaving them to the wind... we need to continue to help each other out."
Monday, Oct 31 2016
The Houston Food Bank has partnered with a local composting company, Farm Dirt, to efficiently transform damaged or decayed produce into sustainable, nutrient-rich soil.
Volunteers at Feast of Sharing | Feeding America® Blog
Wednesday, Dec 2 2015
H-E-B is on a roll serving up food and fun at its 25th Annual Feast of Sharing celebration.
Volunteers packing up boxes for use in upcoming disaster relief efforts.
Wednesday, Aug 12 2015
When a disaster proves too much for one food bank to handle, Feeding Texas quickly steps in to help with disaster relief.
Tuesday, Jul 15 2014
I have learned so many things and am beyond grateful for the experiences I have had during my time as a Child Hunger Corps Member.
Tuesday, Mar 4 2014
I have to say that seeing their eyes light up at the site of fresh strawberries makes me happy and brokenhearted at the same time. I personally love fresh fruit, and I buy it at the store like I once assumed that every one else did. This learning experience is helping to shape the menus that we create and the types of food items that we serve to the kids. It is also...
Thursday, Jun 27 2013
My husband and I worked full time at the same job for 16 years. When we got laid off, we thought it was the end of the world — little did we know that would be the least of our problems. A month after losing our jobs, our oldest son Roger Jr. was diagnosed with stage five of chronic kidney disease. Everything changed...
Thursday, Feb 16 2012
 

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