Who are the hungry on Long Island?
Feeding America, the nation’s largest organization of emergency food providers, compiles hunger statistics into a national research study called Hunger in America. Interviews are conducted nationwide at food pantries, soup kitchens and emergency shelters. Feeding America publishes the results on local and national levels.
Read the results of most recent survey, Hunger in America 2010 for Nassau and Suffolk Counties:
The national report Hunger in America 2010 appears below: