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Map the Meal Gap 2015; Child Food Insecurity

Map the Meal Gap 2015: Child Food Insecurity In June 2015, the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank and Feeding America released a new study which revealed that children are struggling with hunger in every county and congressional district in America. In the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank’s 27-county service area, the study revealed that approximately 18% of children under the age of 18, more than 121,000 children, are struggling with hunger in the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank’s 27-county service area. The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank’s Map the Meal Gap: Child Food Insecurity 2015 Study is available for your review.  VIEW Central PA Food Bank's Map the Meal Gap

VIEW Feeding America's Map the Meal Gap

Hunger in America PROJECT 

A national project conducted by the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, in conjunction with Feeding America focused on surveying those who are hungry in America. These results provide a snapshot about the people who struggle to find food in our local communities. To view more information on national hunger statistics

Download the entire Hunger In America 2014 PA project report or  receive a copy by calling Agency Relations at 717-564-1700.

 Download Central PA Food Bank's Report

  Download Feeding America's National Report


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