Itís a common question for food banks and for making public policy. Every year, Hamilton Food Share conducts a Hunger Count, which is a census of food bank users. It measures thinks like family composition, primary source of income and housing costs.
Here are a few key discoveries from the 2016 Hunger Count:
For $1 you get the sweet taste of a delicious cookie along with the sweet outcome of helping someone in need.
Last year a cookie was purchased every 6 seconds of the Campaign! Buy them for home, buy them for your staff, have one with your coffee. You can pre-order boxes of 12 cookies by September 9th using this form.
No child should go to bed hungry, but thousands in Hamilton do. You can help! Itís so simple.
*All proceeds in the Hamilton area are split equally between Hamilton Food Share and Food4Kids.