The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization estimates:
“About 815 Million People of the 7.6 Billion People in the world – 10.7% – were suffering from Chronic Undernourishment in 2016.”
CHILDREN AND HUNGER
Children are the most visible Victims of Undernutrition.
“Undernutrition is a cause of 3.1 Million Child Deaths Annually, or 45% of all Child Deaths in 2011.“
PROFILE ON WORLD HUNGER
Poverty is The Principal Cause of Hunger.
“Hunger is also a Cause of Poverty.”
PROFILE OF FOOD BANK CLIENTS
Daily Bread Food Bank (Toronto, CA) reports:
- 32% are Children
- 51% are Single Person Households
- 57% have a Disability
- 54% identify as being a Visible Minority
HUNGER BY THE NUMBERS
Food Bank visits (locally) have increased by 4% over the past year:
- 25% of Children went hungry at least once a month
- 44% of Adults went hungry at least once a month
- 52% had missed a meal to bill for a bill
SO, WHAT ARE WE DOING?
“Everything We Can To Help.”
Your Effort Helps to Fight Hunger.
Volunteer. Donate. Learn.
Act locally. Get involved in your community.
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