| May 10, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Stamp Out Hunger is taking place Saturday -- that's what that brown paper bag in your mailbox was all about!
It's easy to participate in this annual food drive spearheaded by the U.S. Postal Service.
Just take a few moments to peek into your cupboards...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:49 PM
TUCSON -- Children in the Southwest are especially vulnerable to hunger, according to a new study ranking New Mexico as having the highest rates of childhood hunger in the nation.
New Mexico is the most food-insecure state for youths in the nation,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Ann Miller, who was a nurse with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and later founded the Maryland Food Bank, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at Vantage House in Columbia. She was 97.
"Many people may not know that the Maryland Food Bank was...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 7:14 AM
Partnerships between businesses and nonprofits that zero in on specific needs can be very impactful, says Kathleen Cannon, president of United Way of Broward. "And the holidays bring out additional feelings from people who want to help," she said. Here is...
| Apr 15, 2013
Inside the John Hancock Center, 13 floors up, Vicki Escarra gazes into a large camera lens.
She eschews a word-for-word script, speaking instead from an outline that allows for more spontaneity.
"You know, women are the largest untapped lever in the...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:13 AM
The number of South Floridians on food stamps continued to climb in October with even Broward adding 2,000 more people to the rolls despite its September decline that had been the first drop in more than five years, state officials said.
In all, more...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:12 AM
Fox59 and Indianapolis Greg Ballard are on a mission to fight hunger.
The mayor launched Pack the Pantries Tuesday morning, the fifth year of the initiative to increase awareness about hunger. The program calls on local businesses, organizations and...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Fox59 and Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard are calling all citizens to join in the fight against hunger by helping to Pack the Pantries. In its fifth year, the mayor’s initiative for increasing awareness and a call-to-action to local organizations,...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Future Farmers of America members are fighting hunger in Central Indiana as a part of their 85th National Convention in Indianapolis.
Wednesday, more than 10,000 FFA members, teachers, alumni and volunteers packaged food at Lucas Oil Stadium with the...
| Dec 1, 2012
Many of those lucky enough to emerge from Sandy's devastation unscathed are wondering how they can help those struggling to recover. Here are some important links and information:
Friday Nov. 9th: The Hackensack NJ Police PBA will be running a one day...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Food banks across the country are adopting policies to make sure the people they serve get nutritious meals, according to Yale research.
The groups that help feed the hungry are concerned about the rise in obesity and other illnesses even in those people...