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  • Will of God Outreach Ministry to Host Food Drive
    Charlotte, NC

    The Will of God Outreach Ministry of Charlotte, NC will host a food drive on Saturday, June 10 to help provide meals for their neighbors in need! Members of the church and local residents are invited to donate nutritious, non-perishable food items, such as peanut butter, tuna, low-sodium canned soups, rice, beans, and canned fruits/vegetables to the church,… View Article

  • Hunger In The News: This Week’s Must-Read Articles | April 21, 2017

    A weekly round-up of the stories that caught our eye this week, with an emphasis on hunger, food waste, and poverty in the United States. A recent survey showed that 7% of active-duty military families have faced food insecurity over the past year. (NPR) Los Angeles’ tech sector is developing a platform designed to improve food access… View Article

  • Jersey Shore Roller Girls to Host Food Drive
    Toms River, NJ

    The Jersey Shore Roller Girls will be hosting a food drive at Winding River Skating Center (1211 Whitesville Road, Toms River, NJ 08755) in conjunction with their interleague game on May 13. Fans will be asked to donate cans to the team they are rooting for. In return for their donations, fans will receive a free concession or a free raffle… View Article

  • Corporate Suites Network Will Host Two Food Drives in April
    Chicago, IL

    Corporate Suites Network, a corporate housing network located in Chicago, will be hosting a food drive at two separate locations from April 24-May 1. Residents and community members are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items, such as peanut butter, rice, pasta, beans, and canned fruits/vegetables, to the lobby of the following locations: 555 W Madison | Chicago IL, 60661  123 N Desplaines… View Article

  • Rock City Crossfit Muscles-Up to Fight Hunger
    North Little Rock, AR

    Rock City Crossfit is partnering with Move For Hunger to host a food drive during their Rock City Crossfit USS Arkansas Strongest Man & Woman event. All spectator ticket proceeds will be donated to Move for Hunger, allowing us to continue in the fight against hunger! Additionally, all attendees are invited to donate non-perishable food items such as such… View Article

  • Food Insecurity’s Not Fair (Part I)

    In 2015, nearly 42.2 million Americans lived in food-insecure households. Anyone can experience food insecurity. Hunger is often a symptom is situational poverty, rather than a chronic obstacle. In fact, in 2016 the US Census Bureau reported that 34.5% of people have experienced temporary poverty (for example, related to losing a job), while only 3% are… View Article

  • Rock Solid | Planet Granite Holds Second Annual Food Drive

    Planet Granite, a West Coast indoor climbing and yoga gym, collected 45 pounds of non-perishable food during their second annual food drive. That’s enough to provide 40 meals for people struggling with food insecurity in the Bay Area. Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage, an Atlas Van Lines agent, once again volunteered to pick up and deliver all of… View Article