Hunger & Food Insecurity

Hunger & Food Insecurity

This page is part of Activate Good’s collaborative online knowledge base about Triangle area issues that can be tackled by locals through volunteer action and more!

Hunger & Food Insecurity Quick Facts

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How You Can Help

Take action! Find a local volunteer opportunity related to hunger & food insecurity!

Additional Resources

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Other Ways to Make an Impact


  • Visit our website to sign up for volunteer opportunities that support efforts to end Hunger and Food Insecurity
  • Check out current Learn and Serve opportunities here


  • Advocate for practices and policies at your place of work, like running an annual food drive

Listen & Learn

  • Check out resources right on this page!
  • Follow some of our food security-focused Community Partners and other organizations on social media to learn right from the source


  • Consider taking up a leadership position in the community and using your platform to advance the cause



  • Make a financial contribution to your local food bank
  • Donate non-perishable items such as canned foods to a food bank near you

Purchase Power


  • Do your due diligence in researching candidates, platforms, and policies.
    • Common Cause is a great tool for learning about your representatives and what they advocate!
  • Mark your calendars for the next local election, and participate

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