Thank you for your support in Building a Fair Food System for All. I wanted to update you and give you a small look at the problems and the impact of food insecurity.
Food insecurity is a complex problem and does not exist in isolation for low-income families. Many of the same families also struggle with issues like affordable housing, medical costs, and low wages.
Populations disproportionately affected by food insecurity include:
Racial and ethnic minorities food insecurity:
Women, food insecurity is associated with:
Children, food insecurity is associated with:
Children are particularly susceptible to the negative impacts of food insecurity because their brains and bodies are still developing.
Please continue to spread the word for "Food with Dignity"