America’s Second Harvest-The Nation’s Food Bank Network is working hard to help feed our Nation. They “support approximately 50,000 local charitable agencies operating more than 94,000 programs including food pantries, soup kitchens, emergency shelters, after-school programs, Kids Cafes, Community Kitchens and BackPack Programs. Each year, the America’s Second Harvest Network provides food assistance to more than 25 million low-income hungry people in the United States, including more than 9 million children and nearly 3 million seniors.“
They help our own citizens.
- Children (9 million)
- Seniors (nearly 3 million)
- Newly Unemployed
- Mentally Ill
- Working Poor
- Victims of Disaster
Do you need assistance? Want to know how you can help? You can locate an America’s Second Harvest Food Bank in your own community. You can Donate Your Time. You can Donate Food. You can Donate Money also.
You can call their Headquarters in Chicago: 800.771.2303 or their Washington DC Office: 202.525.1814
America’s Second Harvest helps full circle. If you need help, they offer it. If you want to help, you can. That my friends, is a beautiful thing.