Did you know that October is Health Literacy Month? Learn more about how Full Cart can help families make better health decisions by providing them access to healthy meals.
Many households are struggling to find affordable groceries especially those who have lost income or employment since March. With America’s Virtual Food Bank, Full Cart, we can provide food to families delivered right to their doorstep.
For many Americans, not being able to walk a couple blocks or jump into a car to choose from quality food options nearby is a socio economic issue that is an unfortunate reality.
Home is where the heart is and that is exactly where health lives. Difficulty in accessing foods that support healthy eating patterns is a reality for many people.
With many schools deciding to stay virtual, many students will not be able to rely on school meals. During these difficult and uncertain times, we are working to change that.
Through our research of these socioeconomic issues, we can impact more than just food insecurity by addressing all the social determinants of health in concert with one another.
Food security starts right at the seed of the crops. If those seeds cannot grow, food insecurity can touch all of us. Access to healthy food directly impacts our wellbeing.
Although there are claims that COVID-19 may trigger a “looming food crisis”, organizations like FCE are creating innovative solutions to these issues through America’s Virtual Food Bank, Full Cart.
The average American wastes about 103 pounds of food each year. With hunger being a major issue in our world today, we work to push for a change and reduce food waste.
Some ways to have fun while staying at home is by having your kids get involved in the kitchen, staying active (even if it means staying inside) and learning about healthy living!