Research and Reports


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:

Local Hunger Study – Newsday Article

Local Hunger Study – Highlights

Local Hunger Study – Complete Report

The national report Hunger in America 2010 appears below:

National Hunger Study – USA Today Article

Hunger in America Web Page – National Data

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