One in five American children are at risk of going hungry.

Just how important is the fight against hunger in America? Let’s find out.

 

  • One in seven American households are food insecure, a total of 17.2 million. (World Hunger)  Food insecurity is defined as the lack of access to sufficient and nutritious foods that enable a healthy lifestyle.
  • 15.7 million children live in poverty, increasing the likelihood of them going hungry. (U.S. Census Bureau)
  • Children facing hunger are more likely to suffer health and learning deficiencies, as well as the increased likelihood of early anxiety and depression. (American Psychological Association)
  • SIX, the number of people fed by a $1.50 donation to Feeding Children Everywhere.

How can you become a Hunger Hero?

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Together, we are Feeding Children Everywhere.

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