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Learn More About Hunger

If you’d like to learn more about local hunger, FeedMore has many resources to share which will provide an in-depth look at the problem. Even avid hunger-relief supporters will be surprised to learn about the many dimensions of hunger: its causes, potential impacts, and the extent of the challenges faced by our community. You can find information about these important issues by clicking on the links below:

Hunger in America - Feeding America

Understanding Senior Hunger - Meals on Wheels Association of America

The Annie E. Casey Foundation Kids Count Data Center

2011 KIDS COUNT® Data Book - Virginia, by The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Hunger In Our Schools - Share Our Strength’s Teachers Report

ABC News, Hunger at Home: Crisis in America

We have had several families who because of the economic climate, have been laid off – sometimes one or even both parents. This program has helped to ensure that those who would go hungry have not!

Summer Food Service Program participant

working together to feed more