Factoring in inflation, many families now earn less than they did before the Great Recession. Those who kept their jobs, or quickly found new ones after being let go, are no better off. (Sentier Research, 2014)

Finding it challenging to make ends meet, our clients have to make tough choices.  Listed below are stats from the 2014 Hunger Study:

  • 60% of households have at least one employed member

  • 78% of clients have a high school degree or GED

  • 29% are children under age 18

  • 11% are seniors age 60 and older