World Food Day

Thanks to our community partners, Loaves & Fishes is able to feed our neighbors daily through our Community Food & Nutrition Program. On October 16th, we join together, as part of an international initiative, to strengthen our efforts to eradicate hunger. According to Lester R. Brown, President of the Earth Policy Institute and contributor for The Huffington Post, “There will be 219,000 people at the dinner table tonight who were not there last night — many of them with empty plates.” Learn other interesting facts about food insecurity by reading this article: “10 Things to Know About Food on World Food Day.”