Our Perspective

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.

children
Wednesday, Jan 21 2015
Like many of you, I listened carefully as President Obama laid out his goals for 2015 during last night’s State of the Union address. It is an ambitious agenda, but I felt it lacked a key goal: passing a strong child nutrition bill that invests in our nation’s future.
Monday, Jan 19 2015
Martin Luther King Jr. believed that all people should have equal opportunity in life – whether white or black, rich or poor.
Getting protein and a food pantry
Saturday, Jan 17 2015
It’s a fact that animal protein products and other grocery items high in protein are donated less frequently than other items like snacks and cereal. It's important people receive enough protein to live a healthy life.
2014 Marks a Successful Year for Hunger-Relief Advocacy
Thursday, Jan 15 2015
Our voice continues to get stronger. We’ve had great success mobilizing supporters to make calls, write emails, and sign petitions to Congress.
Kent Coffland
Thursday, Jan 15 2015
Feeding America employee Kent Coffland explains why volunteering is so important to him - and the difference it makes in people's lives.
Thank you for your support to help over 46 million Americans.
Monday, Jan 12 2015
During the holidays and all of 2014, many of you joined forces with the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks. We accomplished so much together by not only getting food to people across the country but by taking a lead in making changes to help solve hunger in America.
Mistie
Friday, Jan 9 2015
Winter is cold for most of us in America - but for Americans facing hunger it's even colder. With limited resources, many people are forced to make the difficult decision between paying for heat and buying food.
Saturday, Dec 20 2014
Currently the dairy industry is matching dollar for dollar, gallon for gallon, every donation that is made to The Great American Milk Drive. So think about giving the gift of milk this holiday season. Feeding America network food banks have a shortage of this nutritious staple.
Friday, Dec 19 2014
Feeding America relies on volunteers to feed more than 46 million people in need. Tell us why you feed America.
Thursday, Dec 18 2014
Mario Batali chooses his favorite shots from the National Geographic Hunger and Hope Your Shot assignment.
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