September Is Hunger Action Month
Food insecurity is
rising in the U.S. as the end of pandemic-era aid and higher food costs burden
low-income Americans, according to data recently released by the U.S. Census
Bureau. Approximately 26.5 million Americans reported occasionally or often not
having enough to eat in June 2023, according to the U.S. Census's latest
Household Pulse Survey. This statistic represents a 12% increase from June
During September and throughout the year, please use CharityWatch's list of Top-Rated Hunger & Food Policy charities as a resource to help you give wisely as you support this important cause.
ATTENTION: The charities listed in this alert were Top-Rated by CharityWatch at
the time of its publication. CharityWatch updates our ratings throughout the
year. To see if a particular charity is currently Top-Rated, please click on
its name, below.