AUSTIN, Minn., September 14, 2017 /3BL Media/ - In recognition of Hunger Action Day, Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced donations totaling $300,000 to 41 hunger relief organizations throughout the United States through its Plant Community Donations Program. The donations are being presented to the organizations this month to support Hunger Action Month.
As a restaurant company, Darden cannot ignore the reality that millions of people need food. Nearly 50 million Americans — including 16 million children — are at risk of hunger, and not just today on Hunger Action Day.
BJ’s Charitable Foundation awards $600K to Feeding America and 21 Member Food Banks
September 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ - In honor of Hunger Action MonthTM, BJ’s Charitable Foundation announces today that it will provide grants to Feeding America® and 21 member food banks totaling $600,000. Grants will support capacity building, food safety training and transportation costs for its local agencies, shelters, food pantries and other feeding programs.
By Paula Bosler, FedEx Cares Indianapolis Market Coordinator
The numbers are staggering. Over one million people in Indiana go hungry every day and go to bed hungry every night. A simple meal, a necessity and indulgence for the rest of us, remains out of reach for many. Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana gives hope and removes the barriers for children, the elderly and their families to access the adequate nutrition they need.
It's unnatural for me to envision not packing my child a healthy, colorful lunch every day. I find it unnatural not to grab a quick snack most days - and some days two...or three - between lunch and dinner at the first pang of "hunger." I don't feel guilty for having this access, but I try mightily not to take this luxury for granted. Ever.
Feeding America and its nationwide network of food banks have named September as “Hunger Action Month” – to help people take action in their local communities to help end hunger in America. And today, Sept. 5, is Hunger Action Day.
Nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity dedicates September to raising awareness about hunger in America, encourages citizens to wear orange on Sept. 5 to show support
CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Hunger advocates from across the country will wear orange on Sept. 5 in an effort to raise awareness about the 50 million people in the U.S. who face hunger. This is just one of many events that will take place throughout the month of September in honor of Feeding America's Hunger Action Month – a month-long campaign to help end hunger in the U.S.