From Food Desert to Full Cart

communications intern Full Cart, U.S. Hunger

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.

Good Health For All

communications intern Health, U.S. Hunger, Why Hunger?

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.

Starting at the Seed

communications intern Sustainability, Why Hunger?

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.

Fighting Food Insecurity

communications intern FCE, Full Cart, Why Hunger?

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.

International Women’s Day

communications intern FCE, Full Cart, Impact

We celebrate International Women’s Day each year. However, Elena Terrell doesn’t celebrate just the holiday, she lives it as a motto. Volunteering with Shared Blessings has been a huge part of Terrell’s life for the past few years and she continues to spread support for this amazing cause every day.

Brain Food: Health and Hunger

communications intern Health, Why Hunger?

In this progressive age, the United Nations has set Sustainable Development Goals to help guide the world’s efforts in shifting to a sustainable world. One of the goals is focused on “Good Health and Well-being” of children, families, and fighting diseases. Physical and mental health are primary issues for every family, especially with the rising cost of healthcare. This specific …

Desert in Paradise: A Closer Look at Orlando’s Communities

communications intern Full Cart, U.S. Hunger, Why Hunger?

Orlando, Florida has rightfully earned the nickname “the City Beautiful.” When most people think of Orlando, they think of the magic of Walt Disney World, the beautiful downtown skyline, and a place where families come together to make lifelong memories. However, Orlando is more than just a place that tourists visit. It is a city filled with everyday individuals who …

The Many Faces of Hunger

communications intern Why Hunger?

When you think of the face of hunger, do you picture your next-door neighbor? Hunger isn’t always as obvious as you may think., It’s the college student who skips a meal once a day to save on money, or the single mom, working overtime trying to make means for her bills. Just like there are multiple faces of hunger, there …