Ways you can get involved to stop Child Hunger

As you know, I’m an Child Hunger Ambassador for ConAgra Foods this spring.  I told you then that 1 in 5 children in the United States of America suffers from food insecurity. That’s over 17 million children.  That’s too many. 17 million too many.  So now that more of us are aware of this, we can start to take action and DO something.

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Obviously, we can purchase ConAgra Foods and enter a code to donate a meal. But there are many other ways we can help to fight child hunger.



What can WE do?

Have a party. Invite everyone to bring non perishable foods to donate. (It’s called a Philanthro-Party!)

Have a food drive.  

Do a fundraising event and donate the proceeds to a food bank.  Food banks and organizations can buy more with that money than we can. 

Getting married?  Bat Mitzvah or Bar Mitzvah coming up?  Having a shower? In lieu of favors, make a donation to a food bank in your area in the guests’ names!

Spread the word.  Tell your friends.  Tell your family. Tell your neighbors.  The more who know, the more who can help.  
Be sure to download Cody Simpson‘s and Amber Riley‘s version of the song “Fill a Heart” today. 
If you can give just a few moments of time and fill out this survey to help gauge awareness of Child Hunger, we’d very much appreciate it!

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This is a sponsored conversation as part of my Ambassadorship with ConAgra Foods and The Motherhood.  Opinions are my own.

About the author: I’m a 30-something mom to three, brand ambassador. content creator, social media maven, blogger extraordinaire, earth lover, butcher, baker, candlestick maker (or something along those lines) – love word games, crafting, cake decorating or shooting pictures.

13 comments… add one
  • i like these ideas and its for agreat cause. Thanks for sharing this :)
  • These are great ideas for gathering foodstuffs to donate! Love the philanthro party!!
  • I entertain a lot, so I'm going to start asking for non-perishables like you suggested!
  • This is a important cause and I'm glad to see you are bringing awareness to it. It breaks my heart to think of children going hungry day after day.
  • I love the idea of having a party where everyone brings food to donate! Everyone always wants to bring something even though I have everything covered, so this would be nice.
  • Such a great cause! Always makes me sad when I hear little kids tell me they are hungry!
  • I didn't know you were an ambassador either but I think this is a great cause.
  • I like the idea of getting friends to bring non perishable food for a party. Very do-able!
  • This is such an awesome program! What a great way to bring attention to program with Cody Simpson for all the kids! Great idea! Thanks for the giveaway!
  • I didn't know you were an ambassador, that's great. This is such a great cause and it deserves all the attention it can get. Thanks for sharing!

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