With one in eight Americans using food banks this year, according to one study, food banks are looking for big solutions to provide food for hungry families. Many households bring canned goods to a community event or leave bags of dry goods at their door to be picked up by Boy Scouts. But these donations are just a drop in the bucket compared to the way farmers are supporting food banks.”
So write our friends at the Urban Farm Hub. Read their full report here.
Solid Ground staff played an integral role in getting the Bellingham Farms to Food Banks pilot project up and running.