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Hunger Action Month

Participate in Hunger Action Month and Help Solve Hunger

Bob Aiken | Posted 10.21.2014 | Impact
Bob Aiken

Nearly 49 million Americans struggle with hunger. These Americans live in every single county and congressional district in the U.S. Hunger is a real issue in America - and a major one at that. Yet, it doesn't have to be. If we work together as a nation, we can solve hunger.

From Crisis to Chronic

Gary Laermer | Posted 09.14.2014 | New York
Gary Laermer

In fundraising, momentum is key. Maintaining awareness -- and, hopefully, support -- of a particular cause is the great challenge that faces any nonprofit organization. Hurricane Sandy is a useful and relatively recent case study.

Meatless Monday: DC VegFest Takes Action With a Vegan Food Drive

Ellen Kanner | Posted 11.23.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Exciting signs of life from Washington! Okay, the action isn't happening on Capitol Hill, it's happening at DC VegFest this Saturday. September is Hun...

Speak Out Against Hunger

Samantha Harris | Posted 11.18.2012 | Impact
Samantha Harris

Join me this September by giving a voice to the millions of families struggling with hunger in silence. These families live in our communities; they are our neighbors, co-workers, and friends, yet their struggles go unheard.

Making A Difference. The World of Giving -- Food Is Joy, Sustenance and a Great Way to Give!

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 11.11.2012 | Impact
Lisa M. Dietlin

Did you know September is Hunger Action Month? Here are a few options for you to consider if you're asking, "Where is there hunger and how can I help?"

Responding to Senior Hunger -- "Good Food, Good Deeds"

Enid Borden | Posted 11.28.2011 | Impact
Enid Borden

The risk of hunger is a national crisis, but it affects some sub-populations more than others. Low-income seniors are more likely to be at risk of hunger, for instance, even though half of all at-risk seniors have incomes above the federal poverty line.

Food Pantries Face Unprecedented Demand They Can't Fill

The Huffington Post | Anna Bahr | Posted 11.27.2011 | Impact

For the third consecutive year, Hunger Action Month has had to contend with a 1 in 6 hunger rate, the highest percentage since such monitoring began i...

Whose Responsibility Is It to Feed America's Hungry?

Vicki Escarra | Posted 11.21.2011 | Impact
Vicki Escarra

Every person and every sector has an obligation to help our fellow citizens and ensure America's prosperity. Hunger is an urgent issue in America, and we must do something about it now. Not tomorrow or next year, but now. People are suffering today.

So, How Do We End Hunger?

Enid Borden | Posted 11.16.2011 | Impact
Enid Borden

September is Hunger Action Month. We must work together to combat the scourge of hunger -- all hunger, not just one segment of our society. When one person is hungry, aren't we all?

Hunger Action Month: How You Can Help

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

September marks Hunger Action Month and national nonprofit Feeding America is calling upon individuals and communities to get involved in the fight ag...

Great American Dine Out Feeds The Hungry, September 20-26

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Organizations across the country are running campaigns as part of Hunger Action Month, a national fight against the millions going hungry in America a...