Hunger Action Month

How Children are Impacted by Hunger

How Children are Impacted by Hunger It is very important during the early years of a child’s life to have proper nutrition. If not, this can lead to development problems […]

How Seniors are Impacted by Hunger

How Seniors are Impacted by Hunger Seniors with health issues can be both a cause and a consequence of food insecurity. It is more likely for a senior to experience […]

How Hunger Impacts Mental/Physical Health

How Food Insecurity Impacts Mental and Physical Health Food insecurity is the lack of sufficient access to food in quantity and quality. It is a continuous issue throughout the United […]

Hunger Action Month – Documentaries to Watch

Check out the following documentaries on food insecurity happening in the United States: Hunger in America Hunger in America is a powerful documentary tackling the hunger epidemic in America. Gather […]

Hunger Action Month – Call Your Lawmakers

Call Your Lawmakers! Not sure who your lawmaker is? Find out here: Senator 42nd District – Linda Holmes District Office: 76 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 202, Aurora, IL  60505 Phone: […]

Image of sunflower. Hunger Action Month – Planting a Garden

Preparing a New Raised Garden Bed Choose the material for your raised garden bed itself.  There are wood, plastic and galvanized metal options.  Be sure to choose the best option […]