Friday, Apr 2 2021
Our number one priority is to ensure that the current 15% increase in SNAP benefits is extended through the end of the economic downturn.
Feeding America Local Food Insecurity Projections Find Food Insecurity Still Elevated Compared to Pre-Pandemic Levels
Wednesday, Mar 31 2021
The Impact of the Coronavirus on Local Food Insecurity in 2020 and 2021 provides a snapshot of food insecurity at the state, congressional district, and county level prior to the pandemic and presents the likely impact of the ensuing economic crisis has had on food insecurity levels in the U.S.
Monday, Mar 22 2021
The Nutrition in Food Banking Toolkit, a resource that aims to support food banks and food pantry programs as they work to address food insecurity and the overlapping challenges posed by structural inequities.
New Study from Urban Institute Shows Charitable Food Use Increased Nearly 50 Percent from 2019 to 2020
Thursday, Mar 18 2021
About 13.1 million more adults reported accessing charitable food in 2020 due to the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Learn more about these trends.
Thursday, Mar 11 2021
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 will help our neighbors in need, who have faced over a year of heightened crises, have increased access to the nutritious food they need to thrive.
Tuesday, Mar 9 2021
Approximately 42 million people—one in eight individuals in America—could experience food insecurity in 2021 due to the ongoing economic fallout from COVID-19. Learn more about this new data.
Friday, Mar 5 2021
Feeding America is relived by the Senate vote on the American Rescue Plan of 2021 which will increase nutrition support millions of families and individuals facing numerous barriers to accessing enough to eat.
Feeding America Establishes Food Security Equity Impact Fund to Help Communities Disproportionately Impacted by Hunger
Thursday, Mar 4 2021
Feeding America today announced the establishment of the Food Security Equity Impact Fund which will drive investments to communities of color known to be disproportionately impacted by food insecurity and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Friday, Feb 26 2021
The families we serve will breathe a sigh of relief due to the investments in federal nutrition programs in the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
Feeding America’s Statement on the Confirmation of Tom Vilsack as Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture
Tuesday, Feb 23 2021
Feeding America congratulates Tom Vilsack on his confirmation as Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture. Learn more about Sec. Vilsack's work with Feeding America.