In between planning your weekend getaway and thinking about your next meal, consider some statistics.
The Food Bank for NY has found that 2.6 million New Yorkers can’t afford to eat. Share Our Strength reports that NYC is in last place in the United States for feeding kids breakfast. The reality is alarming but not hopeless.
Here are four easy ways to fight hunger in NYC:
Sign This Major Petition Today
Serve a Hot Meal Here
Show Your Support in Style
Celebrate Action Against Poverty and Hunger
The co-founder and editor-at-large at offMetro, Lauren is a sustainable travel specialist and freelance journalist with frequent bylines in National Geographic, Bicycling Magazine and Shape. Follow Lauren’s adventures at @laurenmati.