The Hunger in America study series is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive insight into charitable food distribution in the United States.
Hunger in America provides comprehensive demographic profiles of people seeking food assistance in the Feeding America network. The data collected through the study helps guide the development of programs and solutions that improve food security for individuals and their households and inform public policy and support for solving hunger in America.
The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano participates in the Hunger in America Study every four years to enable us to better understand the needs of our clients and our impact in the community. Below are some finding about the households served by the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano.