Five Unexpected Benefits of Volunteering as a Family

November 16, 2018 by Olivia Thoelke During the holidays, families are in a whirlwind of parties, travel plans, and activities. While it’s easy to get caught up in this time of year, it’s also a great time to for your family to take advantage of one of the many opportunities to give back to your… Continue reading Five Unexpected Benefits of Volunteering as a Family

Hunger’s New Staple

Feeding America’s research brief, Food Banks: Hunger’s New Staple, details the frequency of clients’ visits to food pantries. Drawing on data from Feeding America’s quadrennial Hunger in America 2010 study, findings from this analysis suggest that families are not only visiting pantries to meet temporary, acute food needs – instead, for the majority of people… Continue reading Hunger’s New Staple