Hunger In The News: Five Must-Read Articles

March 11, 2016 | 4:15 pm | Written by

A weekly round-up of our favorite stories this week, with an emphasis on food waste, hunger and poverty in the United States.

The winners of the #UglyFoodIsBeautiful Challenge have been announced!

Feeding America and Oliver Garden announce partnership in the fight against hunger.

Inaugural Fresh Produce Summit addresses issues in food distribution through America’s food banks.

USDA awards grants to communities struggling with food insecure children.

Feed The Future releases annual Progress Report on the impact of its initiatives to tackle world hunger.

 

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About Move For Hunger

More than 42 million Americans, including 1 in 6 children, struggle with food insecurity each day. Hunger exists in every state, county, and congressional district in the United States.

Move For Hunger has collected nearly 9 million pounds of food thanks, in large part, to ordinary people like you who recognized the urgency of the problem and decided to take action. We need your support to continue providing meals for our neighbors in need.

We have delivered more than

9,700,000
pounds

of food to food banks across United States & Canada.

These food donations account for more than

8,083,333
meals

for people in need.