The Feeding America network of food banks relies on rescued and donated food to help make sure no family goes hungry. But during the summer, donations drop, and we have to purchase more needed items to make sure we always have them in stock. Can you guess what these essentials are?
Hint: Foods that last longer are at the top of our list
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Hunger affects kids in communities all across the country especially during the summer. Which states have the highest percentage of children facing food insecurity?
Okay, last question:
Families struggling with hunger have to make excruciating choices between buying food and other necessities during the summer and year round. What critical needs do these families sacrifice most often in order to put food on the table?