HUNGER IS EVERYONE’S PROBLEM

FACT: 14.5% of U.S. households in 2012 were food insecure.
FACT: 1 IN 6 Americans are affected by hunger, struggling to make ends meet and forced to go without food
for several meals or even days.
FACT: 3.9 million households in Michigan face hunger.
September is Hunger Action Month. Please visit Feeding American to find out who you can help make a
difference. Young, old, black, white, homeless, or not, hunger is EVERYONE’S problem
http://feedingamerica.org/get-involved/hunger-action-month.aspx/

Los Angeles County– According to a report from Feeding America 26.6% of all children living in Los Angeles
County are reported to live in “Food Insecure Households.”
http://www.ers.usda.gov/topics/food-nutrition-assistance/food-security-in-the-us/media-
resources.aspx#.Ujm-OKWTNok
http://feedingamerica.org
http://www.kmph.com/story/22625456/hungry-children-report-says-more-in-la-county-than-any-other-us-county