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.

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TJ a boy who's family used the food pantry
Wednesday, Feb 6 2019
Have you ever wondered how hunger affects your body? Here are three surprising effects that are devastating for the 37 million Americans facing hunger today.
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Two volunteers at food bank cooking class
Friday, Feb 1 2019

Are you a food-lover and a do-gooder? Food banks nationwide are looking for people like you to help hungry families get the healthy and delicious meals they need. Read on to learn how you can share...

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Brittany and Clint with their children
Wednesday, Dec 12 2018

No turkey, no stuffing, no potatoes, and no pie.  

For Christmas, a traditional holiday meal was completely out of the picture for Brittany and her husband Clint because they just couldn’t afford it....

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A family enjoys being together in the snow
Monday, Nov 26 2018
Interested in practicing mindfulness and connecting with loved ones? Create a family gratitude journal. It's a great way to stay present and have meaningful conversations.
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Friday, Nov 16 2018

During the holidays, families are in a whirlwind of parties, travel plans, and activities. 

While it’s easy to get caught up in this time of year, it’s also a great time to for your family to take...