It is hard to understand hunger in America - why, with such plenty, are so many starved? Especially in North Carolina!
and weep - But yes, YOU
can do something about it!
As many of you realize,
politics and politicians are to blame - while we cannot
make any real difference in Washington, we actually can
help the hungry.
The financial and economic crisis that erupted in 2008 caused a dramatic increase in hunger in the United States.
Households with children reported a significantly higher food insecurity rate than households without children in 2011: 20.6% vs. 12.2%
These 7 states have statistically higher food insecurity rates than the US national average (14.7%): Mississippi (19.2%), Texas (18.5%), Arkansas (19.2%), Alabama (17.4%), Georgia (17.4%), Florida (16.2%), North Carolina (17.1%).
this means - PLEASE help The Sanctuary Project to help
families in our area!
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