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Aug 28, 2017, 09:04 ET Feeding America® Announces Establishment Of Six Regional Produce Cooperatives

Feeding America is pleased to announce a $1.3 million commitment from Target to support the establishment of Regional Produce Cooperatives...


Aug 16, 2017, 08:53 ET Food Insecurity Among Seniors Still High Nearly A Decade After The Recession

Feeding America and The National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH) released today The State of Senior Hunger in America in 2015, a study...


Jun 29, 2017, 09:31 ET Feeding America® Announces New Partnership With U.S. Department Of Veterans Affairs

As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, Feeding America®, the nation's largest hunger-relief organization, is announcing a new partnership with...


Jun 01, 2017, 10:00 ET Feeding America And The Great American Milk Drive Partner To Feed A Childhood And Power The Simple Joys Of Summer

For most kids, summertime means months filled with playing in the sun, swimming at the lake or hitting baseballs in the park. However, more than 22...


May 31, 2017, 10:34 ET Feeding America® Receives Grant From Conagra Brands Foundation To Help Feed Kids Who Lose Access To School Meals During The Summer

More than 18 million children will lose access to school lunch and breakfast programs when class lets out for summer break1. This is why Feeding...


May 23, 2017, 14:48 ET Feeding America Statement On President Trump's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget

"The fiscal year 2018 budget proposed today by President Trump would be devastating for the 42 million people in our country facing hunger. As a...


May 16, 2017, 10:44 ET Feeding America Teams Up With Scholastic to Raise Awareness for Child Hunger among K-2 Students Nationwide

As summer approaches, the end of the school year marks the beginning of a hungry season for millions of kids who rely on school for regular access...


May 15, 2017, 12:08 ET Feeding America® Announces New Collaboration With Partnership For A Healthier America

At the Partnership for a Healthier America's (PHA) sixth annual Building a Healthier Future Summit held last week in Washington D.C., Feeding...


May 04, 2017, 08:00 ET Life Gets Harder for America's Hungry

Millions of hardworking Americans facing hunger are finding it increasingly difficult to afford enough food and groceries to feed themselves and...


May 01, 2017, 10:54 ET Older Adult Food-Insecurity Levels at Highest in American History

This May, Feeding America is urging everyone to join in the movement to solve senior hunger. More than seven million adults age 65 and older...


Apr 20, 2017, 08:21 ET Feeding America Launches MealConnect™ Technology Platform to Help Reduce Food Waste and End Hunger

For Earth Day 2017, Feeding America® is announcing the launch of MealConnectTM, an innovative technology platform that makes food donation as...


Feb 02, 2017, 10:46 ET Tony Robbins and Feeding America® Exceed Goals and Provide Millions of Meals to Help Families in Need

Feeding America announces that the 100 Million More Meals Challenge, conducted in partnership with New York Times #1 best-selling author,...


Jan 19, 2017, 12:57 ET Feeding America Statement on the Nomination of Former Gov. Sonny Perdue as Secretary of Agriculture

"Feeding America congratulates former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue on his nomination as Secretary of Agriculture. It is our sincere hope that as...


Dec 22, 2016, 11:43 ET 42 Million Americans Face Hunger This Holiday Season

Families and friends will gather across America in the days to come to celebrate the holiday season and to look forward to the new year of 2017....


Dec 13, 2016, 10:27 ET Cargill Donates $3 Million Over Three Years to Feeding America to Support Nutrition Solutions

Today, Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization, announced a $3 million grant from Cargill to provide children and...


Dec 13, 2016, 08:00 ET Feeding America Statement On Failure Of Congress To Pass Child Nutrition Reauthorization

Statement Attributable to Diana Aviv, CEO of Feeding America: "Feeding America is deeply disappointed that Congress did not pass a...


Nov 10, 2016, 15:26 ET Southface Announces Nonprofit Energy And Water Efficiency Pilot At Feeding America Food Banks

Today, Southface announced a $615,000 grant to pilot the Nonprofit Energy and Water Efficiency (NEWE) Initiative at Feeding America food banks....


Nov 09, 2016, 14:33 ET Feeding America Asks Our New Congress And President To Work Together In A Bipartisan Effort To Feed The Nation's Hungry

Statement Attributable to Diana Aviv, CEO of Feeding America: "Feeding America congratulates the winners of yesterday's election. We urge...


Nov 02, 2016, 08:00 ET Disney Donates $1 Million to Feeding America to Help Inspire Healthier Generations and Promote Nationwide Access to Nutritious Foods

Feeding America® commends The Walt Disney Company for its Healthy Living Commitment and $1 million donation to help food banks expand their...


Sep 29, 2016, 12:51 ET Chris "Ludacris" Bridges And The Ludacris Foundation Join Feeding America® To Raise Awareness Of Hunger In The United States During Hunger Action Month™

National support for hunger relief continues in the final days of Feeding America's annual Hunger Action Month campaign, as Grammy™...


Sep 29, 2016, 11:12 ET Research Highlights Variations in Food Costs Throughout the U.S.

Feeding America's Map the Meal Gap 2016 study finds many low-income communities that are home to a significant number of food-insecure...


Sep 23, 2016, 12:14 ET Caterpillar Foundation Investment to Help Feed 300,000 People in Need

 Feeding America, the leading domestic hunger-relief organization, announced today that they are partnering with the Caterpillar Foundation...


Sep 12, 2016, 00:01 ET New Study Investigates Coping Methods and Consequences of Teen Food Insecurity

Teen food insecurity is threatening American youth and their well-being, according to two new reports by the Urban Institute and Feeding America....


Sep 08, 2016, 12:38 ET Feeding America® Responds To New USDA Data That Shows 42.2 Million Americans Are Food-insecure

Feeding America today issued the following statement in response to the USDA Food-Insecurity Report Statement Attributable to Diana Aviv, CEO of...


Sep 08, 2016, 10:54 ET Feeding America® Asks Supporters to Take Action for Hunger Action Day®

Support for hunger relief will intensify today for the observation of Feeding America's Hunger Action Day®. Iconic buildings are expected to...