September is Hunger Action Month: Read more from The Food Bank of the Southern Tier

September 06, 2017

Across the Southern Tier, 1 in 4 residents receive assistance from the Food Bank at some point during the year.

September is Hunger Action Month.

Across the Southern Tier, 1 in 4 residents receive assistance from the Food Bank at some point during the year. That's approximately 44% higher than the national average of 1 in 7 Americans served by the Feeding America network of food banks.

Read more from The Food Bank of the Southern Tier.