Hunger in America isn’t seasonal—it’s a year-round issue. With the holiday season upon us, it's hard not to reflect on the 48 million people, including more than 15 million children, in our country who struggle with hunger.
When you set the table this Thursday, Feeding America®, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, wants you to know FIVE things about hunger in America:
A little can go a long way, and a simple gesture can help provide families in need with much-needed food and an extra reason to be thankful this Thanksgiving. Each $1 donation to Feeding America helps provide 11 meals to people in need. Visit feedingamerica.org to find out how to help this holiday season and throughout the year.
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Feeding America is the nationwide network of 200 food banks that leads the fight against hunger in the United States. Together, we provide food to more than 46 million people through 60,000 food pantries and meal programs in communities across America. Feeding America also supports programs that improve food security among the people we serve; educates the public about the problem of hunger; and advocates for legislation that protects people from going hungry. Individuals, charities, businesses and government all have a role in ending hunger. Donate. Volunteer. Advocate. Educate. Together we can solve hunger. Visit www.feedingamerica.org, find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.