No Arkansan should ever go to bed hungry.

Recent Blog Posts

A Goal Without a Plan is Just a Wish: Crafting SMART Resolutions

By: Sam Stadter, Cooking Matters at the Store, Field Manager With 2019 right around the corner, some of us are beginning to think about New Year's Resolutions and how we can be our best selves in the next twelve months. Year after year, "get healthy" remains near the...

Proposed Changes to Public Charge and What it Means for Your Community

Proposed Changes to Public Charge and What it Means for Your Community by Tomiko Townley, Alliance Advocacy Director For over a hundred years, the government has recognized that work supports like health care and nutrition help families thrive and remain productive....

Latest News Reports

Food Hardship in America, Food Research and Action Center, August, 2018
Hunger Doesn’t Take a Vacation: 2018-summer-nutrition-report, Food Research and Action Center, June, 2018
Map the Meal Gap 2018, Feeding America, May, 2018

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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388,000 Arkansas residents (1 in 8) 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.

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Arkansas ranks #2 in the nation in hunger.
17.2% of Arkansas households (515,270 people) are food insecure.

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The Arkansas Gleaning Project has exceeded 10 million pounds of produce harvested from Arkansas fields.

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

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More than 74% of SNAP recipients are in families with children.

WHAT WE DO

The Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance, through our Feeding America food bank members, 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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