By the end of the year, as many as one in five people in Washington will experience hunger. This time last year, that number was one in ten.
Covid-19 has created unprecedented demand for food at food banks, shelters, and meal programs across the state, with some food banks reporting increases in client visits as high as 65%. Much of this increase can be attributed to first time visitors who make up 40% of clients seeking food assistance.
We're proud to partner with Food Lifeline during LP Giving Week, especially with Thanksgiving right around the corner.
$1 = 5 Meals