1 in 10 Washingtonians struggle with hunger. 1 in 6 Washington kids live in a household that faces challenges in putting enough food on the table. 1 in 8 Washingtonians live below the poverty line. 1 in 8 Washingtonians relies on SNAP (food stamps), the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Half of all people on SNAP are kids. The majority of working-age Washingtonians living in poverty are working or actively looking for work. Many work more than one job. Washington state ranks 10th in the country in overall wealth – and ranks 34th in food insecurity.
Together, Mahlum can work to end hunger in Washington and provide Food Security to the communities we work with! Donate today!!!