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    How you can help fight hunger in America

    Hunger or “Food Insecurity” as the USDA defines it, is the lack of access to enough food for a person or all of the people in a household. In the United States, hunger isn’t caused by a lack of available food like in other countries, but rather the continued prevalence of poverty or people earning below a living wage.  A whopping 17% of Americans face hunger every day.  That equates to 1 in 6 people but it is so much more steep for children which is 1 in 5 and even steeper for minorities.  Imagine if you regrouped every household in America to consist of a Mother, Father and 4…