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Learn More About Hunger

For additional information about hunger, poverty, and related issues, visit one of these helpful web sites:

Feeding America
Learn more about the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization. Through a network of over 200 food banks and food-rescue programs, Feeding America provides emergency food assistance to more than 23 million hungry Americans each year, eight million of whom are children.

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
The principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.

Center on Hunger and Poverty, Brandeis University
The Center on Hunger and Poverty promotes policies that improve the lives and developmental capacities of low-income children and families in the nation.

Food Research & Action Center
The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) is a leading national organization working to improve public policies to eradicate hunger and undernutrition in the United States.

Kids Count
KIDS COUNT, a project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, is a national and state-by-state effort to track the status of children in the U.S.

ConAgra Feeding Children Better
Through ConAgra Foods' Feeding Children Better program, the company has focused its long history of giving and channeled it to make a deep and lasting impact on an issue that is important to its consumers, employees, customers and communities – child hunger.

Oklahoma Voluntary Organizations Active In Disaster
The purpose of Oklahoma Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (OKVOAD) is to bring together voluntary organizations active in disaster services in an effort to foster more effective response to the people of Oklahoma in time of disaster.

Hunger Free America
Hunger Free America, a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), is an initiative to raise awareness about the childhood hunger crisis in the U.S. and mobilize involvement through education, fundraising events and coalition building.

Children's Defense Fund
The mission of the Children's Defense Fund is to Leave No Child Behind® and to ensure every child a Healthy Start, a Head Start, a Fair Start, a Safe Start, and a Moral Start in life and successful passage to adulthood with the help of caring families and communities.

Center on Hunger, Poverty & Nutrition Policy, Tufts University
The work of CHPNP focuses on the particular needs of special populations: low-income children and families; populations with special needs due to age or physiologic status; ethnic, linguistic, and racial minorities; immigrants; groups with nutritional vulnerabilities related to undernutrition, obesity, disability, and other conditions.

US Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Food & Nutrition Service
The Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services ensures access to nutritious, healthful diets for all Americans.



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