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.

Image
Volunteers distribute disaster relief boxes.
Monday, Sep 26 2016
Some people were already food insecure, some may have never been and many were able to provide for their daily needs but not for the financial impact of the disaster.
Image
Donated cereal at Harvest Hope
Tuesday, Jan 12 2016
In an effort to rebuild and reclaim stability in SC, more than 60 bloggers rallied to help donate more than 1000 boxes of cereal to Harvest Hope Food Bank.
Image
Katrina Relief
Thursday, Aug 27 2015
Ten years ago, we achieved the highest level of teamwork that I had ever seen. It was during that time that Hurricane Katrina, once a Category 5 hurricane, had stalled on its projected turn to the Florida panhandle and targeted the coastal areas in Mississippi and Louisiana.
Image
Disaster Boxes provided by Abbott
Tuesday, Aug 18 2015
Filled with non-perishable food such as protein bars and bottles of protein drinks, each pack meets one family’s nutritional need up to three days and serves as a first wave of relief after a disaster occurs.