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.

Chef grant cooking in the kitchen
Monday, Feb 15 2021
After spending 20 years as a combat medic, Mr. Grant knew he wanted to keep helping people. Now, he's feeding our neighbors facing hunger as the head chef in a Georgia soup kitchen. This is his story.
Tags: Veterans
Friday, Feb 5 2021
On Cathy Moore's darkest day, she found hope at a food pantry in Chicago. Now, years later, she's the director of that pantry, and a light of hope in her community. This is her story.
Terri on her porch in Florida
Friday, Jan 29 2021
Becoming a virtual volunteer is a great way to give your time and talent where food banks need it most. Here are some of the virtual volunteer opportunities that may be available with your local food bank
Tags: Volunteer
Two volunteers at Southern Tier food bank packing food
Tuesday, Nov 3 2020
Want to know how you can volunteer at a food pantry this holiday? Use our guide to learn how to sign up and what you might be doing. Would your family rather help out from home? We've got great options to ensure you're able to get involved however you're most comfortable.
Tags: Volunteer