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Number of Food Insecure Children Continues to Drop

Posted By Janna On June 11, 2013 @ 12:34 pm In Headline News | No Comments

Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger-relief organization, recently released their study “Map the Meal Gap: Child Food Insecurity 2013,” revealing a 1.8% decrease in child food insecurity in Second Harvest Community Food Bank’s 19-county service area.

In Daviess County, the 2013 study revealed that 22%, or 490 children, are food insecure. The total population for Daviess this year is 2,208 children under the age of 18. The 2012 study showed 

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