Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week
November 16 – 24, 2019
Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is an annual program where people come together across the country to draw attention to the problems of hunger and homelessness. Participating groups spend the week holding a series of educational, service, fundraising, and advocacy events.
Volunteer. Donate. Educate.
Unable to attend an event but still interested in how you can help? Text SAGIVES to 41444 to learn how you can contribute to ending homelessness in San Antonio!
No one should have to worry about whether they will have food on their plate or a roof over their head. But the reality is that hunger and homelessness are widespread problems that affect far too many people.
In the United States
Many Americans are living on the edge, forced to choose between basic necessities like purchasing food, paying rent, or going to the doctor.
Americans live below the poverty level
Americans are homeless on a typical night
Americans are at risk of suffering from hunger
1 in 5
Children in the U.S. live in poverty