Did you know that 1 in 8 people in the U.S. struggle with hunger? These 41 million people are often hard-working adults, children and seniors who simply cannot make ends meet and are forced to go without nutritious food.
Feeding America and our network of over 200 food banks work hard every day to combat hunger across the country. Your support of the Give A Meal Team Challenge helps us provide more meals to more families nationwide. Every $1 helps provide 10 meals to those in need.
Start a Team:
Lead a group of co-workers to fundraising success by starting a team. As Team Captain you will start a new team and recruit members to help you reach your team's fundraising goal. Get started right now by clicking the "Start a Team" button to the left to begin the quick and easy registration process.
Join a Team:
Click the "Join a Team" button to the left to start the quick and easy registration process. Enter the team's name (if you know it) or Click the "Search for a Team" button, when the team appears in the Search Results, click the "Join" button to complete the registration process.
However you choose to participate you will be helping to provide meals to over 46 million Americans each year.
- 41 million
people in the U.S., including 13 million
children, are food insecure, meaning they live at risk of hunger.
Food insecurity: USDA’s measure of lack of access, at times, to enough food for an active, healthy life for all household members; limited or uncertain availability of nutritionally adequate foods.
- 46 million people in America are served each year through the Feeding America network of 200 member food banks, including nearly 12 million children and 7 million seniors.
- 4.3 billion meals are provided annually by the Feeding America network.
- 1 in 6 children live at risk of hunger.
- 1 in 8 people are food insecure.
- Nearly 43 million Americans live in poverty
- 43 million Americans use SNAP benefits.
How Your Gift Helps
For every dollar donated to Give A Meal Team Challenge Feeding America and our network of member food banks help provide and distribute 10 meals to Americans facing hunger.
Better Business Bureau
Feeding America proudly complies with Better Business Bureau accountability standards.
For more information visit the Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance website.
Feeding America has a four star rating from Charity Navigator, America's premier independent charity evaluator. Receiving four out of a possible four stars indicates that Feeding America adheres to good governance and other best practices that minimize the chance of unethical activities and consistently executes its mission in a fiscally responsible way. Please click on the logo to review our four star rating.