Educational Resources 

Feeding America

http://www.feedingamerica.org

Hunger statistics and policy briefs available through Feeding America, the national food bank network of which Food Gatherers is an affiliate.

Food Research and Action Center

http://frac.org/

The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) is the leading national nonprofit organization working to improve public policies and public-private partnerships to eradicate hunger and undernutrition in the United States. FRAC works with hundreds of national, state, and local nonprofit organizations, public agencies, corporations, and labor organizations to address hunger, food insecurity, and their root causes — poverty.

SNAP

http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Bridge Card/Food Stamps) provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget of families and individuals so they can purchase healthy food and move towards self-sufficiency.

Books & Films

There are lots of great books, films, series, and podcasts focusing on food insecurity. Here are a few of our suggestions:

Film list

Books for kids

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