Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month!

Take action this September to make sure NO CHILD STARTS THIS SCHOOL YEAR HUNGRY.

Hunger Action Month is a time when hunger advocates across our nation work to raise awareness of the millions of Americans facing hunger – now, more than ever. Since 2020 more than 61,000 South Jersey residents– including over 26,000 children – are facing hunger because of the economic impact of COVID-19. This Hunger Action Month, you can help make a big difference in the fight to alleviate hunger in South Jersey.

5 Ways to Take Action!

1. Food Drop Fridays

2. Give $40 to raise $40,000

No child should start the school year hungry. Take action TODAY!

3. Host a Virtual Food Drive

The easiest way to make the most impact, right from your computer or mobile device. Start a Virtual Food Drive to help us continue our response to the increased foods needs of South Jersey.

4. Take Action EVERY Month

Hunger doesn’t go away after Hunger Action Month. Take action today by joining our Hero for Hope monthly donor community. When you join our Hero for Hope monthly donor program, you will be providing funding that we can count on, and for those who can count on us.

5. Lend Your Voice

Stay connected and follow along with FBSJ @foodbanksj on all social media platforms. And don’t forget to like and share our Hunger Action Month posts within your network to raise awareness!