Feeding America® Network Food Banks across the Country Promote
Hunger Action Month
This September, United Food Bank, which serves all of the East Valley and eastern Arizona, is working to inspire local Arizonans to take action and raise awareness about the 228,000 people, including 84,170 children, in our region who don’t know where they will get their next meal.
The effort is part of Feeding America’s Hunger Action Month, a nationwide effort to mobilize people throughout all 50 states to work toward ending hunger. United Food Bank is a member of the Feeding America network of food banks.
Here’s how to take action:
– Volunteer. Engage. Advocate. Donate. Everyone has a role to play in ending hunger. Hunger is a reality for 228,000 people in the East Valley and Eastern Arizona. Take action today by visiting www.unitedfoodbank.org to donate, volunteer, get engaged.
– September 12 is Hunger Action Day – here are 4 things you can do to take Action: Donate Food. Donate Funds. Volunteer. Spread awareness on your social media. #HungerActionMonth.
– Check out our calendar of events and activities at www.facebook.com/unitedfoodbank or on our website, www.unitedfoodbank.org.
About United Food Bank
United Food Bank is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that has been providing hunger relief to people in need in the East Valley and eastern Arizona for more than 35 years. We collect, acquire, store and distribute food and related commodities to more than 220 partner agencies that serve more than 228,000 people in need across more than 19,500 square miles. Last year, United Food Bank distributed almost 24 million pounds of food providing nearly 19.5 million meals to our neighbors in need. Visit us at UnitedFoodBank.org. Follow us on Twitter @unitedfoodbank.