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10 Actions You Can Take to Help Fight Hunger in Arkansas

We know that hunger is about poverty and that 1 out of 9 Arkansas workers qualify for federal food assistance. So, during this month of hunger awareness and action, what can you do to be part of the solution?

Latest News Reports

Income and Poverty in the United States-2016, United States Census Bureau, September, 2017

USDA Household Food Security in the US in 2016, United States Department of Agriculture, September, 2017

Did you know?

In 2016, our six Feeding  America  food bank members along with Project Hope distributed 52,223,002 pounds of food to programs and agencies that directly feed Arkansans in need.

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1 in 4 Arkansas kids are food insecure.

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You can text FOOD to 877 877 to find free summer meals sites for kids

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Arkansas has gone from #1 to #5 in senior hunger. It’s a start.

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Many elderly Arkansans must choose between buying food or medication.

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More than 425,000 Arkansas residents (1 in 7) receive federal food assistance.

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Poverty is the main cause of hunger.

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More than 40% of Arkansas people on food assistance are in working families.

Did You Know?

Arkansas ranks #2 in the nation in hunger?
18.4% of Arkansas households are food insecure.

Did You Know?

The Arkansas Gleaning Project will soon exceed 10 million pounds of produce harvested from Arkansas fields.

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More than 19,000 Arkansas veterans depend on SNAP benefits.

Did You Know?

More than 71% of SNAP recipients are in families with children.

WHAT WE DO

The Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance, through our member food banks, hunger relief agencies, volunteers and corporate partners, is committed to providing programs, food resources, education and advocacy to reduce hunger in Arkansas. Your interest and generosity will help us succeed.

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Find out about upcoming Alliance fundraising events as well as gleaning opportunities, Cooking Matters classes and grocery tours as well as other special events.

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