THE CHALLENGE Try to live on $29/week for all your food, that’s the average amount a Food Outreach client would receive in SNAP benefits (food stamps).
HUNGER CHALLENGE GOALS
- Raise awareness about general food insecurity
- Raise funds to support Food Outreach programs
- Educate people about the specific nutrition needs facing individuals battling a life-threatening illness
HUNGER CHALLENGE TIMING The entire month of September!
WHAT CAN I DO?
Individuals -- take the challenge, spread the word, donate funds
Bloggers -- take the challenge, blog about it, spread the word, donate funds
Companies -- host a canned food drive
Restaurants -- Food Outreach has table tents highlighting Hunger Action Month, consider using them, designate a special menu item during September that would benefit Food Outreach
For more information, visit Hunger Challenge StL or contact Justin O'Neal at firstname.lastname@example.org.