Feeding america map the meal gap. Hunger deprives kids of more than food it also impacts their mental and physical health. 1 in 6 children in america worry about their next meal. Wichita march 24 2011 the kansas food bank and feeding america the nations largest domestic hunger relief organization today released a landmark study map the meal gap providing the first detailed look at the food budget needed by families. Feed can consist only of grains second cut alfalfa and clover and pelletized food materials containing no animal protein.
Together federal nutrition programs and the charitable food system weave a comprehensive nutrition safety net reaching food insecure individuals at different income levels and in different settings. This national membership allows us bring resources to our state that help our hungry neighbors. Give a meal with bank of america. According to feeding americas spring 2018 map the meal gap report 256 or 125210 of new mexico children are at risk of hunger in new mexico.
Feeding america would like to thank our partner bank of america for helping make this years give a meal campaign a success. Ameriprise is proud to support national nonprofit organizations whose missions align with our grant making priorities of meeting basic needs supporting community vitality and engaging our employees and advisors as volunteers. Unprecedented new study paints a detailed portrait of food insecurity in kansas. Map the meal gap.
Roadrunner food bank is part of a national network of 200 plus food banks across the united states called feeding america.