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Fighting Hunger in America

This Teen Is Choosing To Stay In A Cardboard Box For The Families That 'Must Live' That Way

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 05.09.2014 | Impact

Most teenagers don't choose to be homeless, but Josh Bartlow isn't like most teenagers. To the high school freshman from Illinois, a cardboard box ove...

We Dare You to Care

Clarissa Burt | Posted 11.27.2013 | Impact
Clarissa Burt

Hunger is an epidemic that occurs all around the world. Although it is something we may hear about more often elsewhere, the truth is, millions of Americans suffer from food insecurity right here in our own backyard.

Serve, Inspire, Change

Angela Zhou | Posted 10.09.2013 | Teen
Angela Zhou

It would be an understatement to simply say that I was impacted by the experiences I made during my trip. Though I was ready to serve, inspire, and change others, I found myself being served, inspired, and changed by the people I met.

Changing the Future in 1,000 Days

David Beckmann | Posted 08.25.2013 | Impact
David Beckmann

We have never been closer to freeing the world from hunger and malnutrition. To back down now would be to deny the future.

WATCH: 50 Cent Discusses How We Can Prevent Hunger In America

Posted 09.19.2012 | Impact

Rapper 50 Cent appeared alongside HuffPost Live host Marc Lamont Hill Wednesday to discuss hunger in America, an issue that affects more than 14.9 per...

Say It Like Beckham

Jodie Levin-Epstein | Posted 10.02.2012 | Impact
Jodie Levin-Epstein

While stunting is something few lay people know about, UNICEF hopes to make it a global priority. When Americans learn about stunting, they may naturally assume the phenomenon is limited to developing nations, that it doesn't come homegrown.

Still Hungry in America

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

Last year more Americans relied on food stamps to eat than at any time since the program began in 1939 -- 46 million. Yet once again some voices are starting to wonder whether we really need robust anti-hunger programs in America.

Chicago-Area Food Pantry Expects To Serve Record Number In November

Niles Patch | Emily Stone | Posted 01.21.2012 | Chicago

The Niles Township Food Pantry is bracing for what it expects will be a record number of people in need coming through its doors this month....

7 Ways You Can Solve World Hunger

Posted 08.15.2011 | Impact

About one billion people in the world face hunger or undernourishment. To put it in perspective, that's more people than the total populations of the ...

Help Stamp Out Hunger

Nick Cannon | Posted 07.10.2011 | Impact
Nick Cannon

Because of my own personal history with hunger, I am compelled to do something to help. Not just for those who are in need, but also to start setting good examples for my children on altruism and on being good citizens.

Fighting Hunger in "Hidden America"

Amy Guerrieri | Posted 07.09.2011 | Impact
Amy Guerrieri

When most people think of poverty, they think of places like Africa and Haiti, not America. But poverty here in the United States does exist, and it is more prevalent than most Americans know or would like to believe.