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.

Thursday, Jul 23 2015
Of course there’s a lot more to the summer feeding program than this, including community relationship building, household outreach and invoicing, coordinating activities with the kids and more. But as an operations guy I admire the tremendous impact Treasure Coast Food Bank is making from this modest space.
Jane Avery, CEO of Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana
Monday, Jul 20 2015
Jane Avery, CEO of Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana, passed away July 16, 2015. Jane cared deeply about the plight of hungry Americans and dedicated her life to serving people in need.
People struggling with hunger need nutritious food like produce provided by Feeding America® food banks.
Thursday, Jul 16 2015
The Feeding America network of 200 food banks, in conjunction with 60,000 food pantries and meal programs, would like to see more of those fruits and vegetables go to neighbors in need.
 	Creating Community through Summer Feeding in North Carolina
Monday, Jul 13 2015
"I quickly learned that Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina is truly a community food bank."
The Patricia Elmore Center Recreation Complex hosts a summer food service program which serves nutritious lunches, prepared daily during the week, to children in need from their local community.
Friday, Jul 10 2015
Summer food service programs for children are no easy task, especially when you have a large number of sites in rural locations like Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana does.
Recipients of a meal box. Families rely on this help to get them through the month.
Wednesday, Jul 8 2015
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana’s Summer Meals for Kids program currently operates in nine counties and serves an estimated 490 kids a day.
Apple Picking
Tuesday, Jul 7 2015
The Healthy Cities initiative, launched by Morgan Stanley in 2014, is a good fit for our FoodBank’s to reinforce the link between good food and good health.
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Tuesday, Jun 30 2015
These changes to the choice architecture – or environments – are referred to as “nudges” and, though they have proven effective in a variety of other settings.
Kids enjoying snacks provided by the food bank
Saturday, Jun 27 2015
When school is out for the summer where can kids get meals they normally get during the year?
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Friday, Jun 26 2015
For the past couple of summers, God’s Pantry Food Bank in Lexington, KY has hosted an event to kick off the beginning of summer feeding programs for children.
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