Hunger In Alaska

No one should go hungry, yet nearly 100,000 Alaskans face food insecurity, including children, seniors, veterans, and working families. Unexpected challenges like job loss, medical bills, or reduced pensions can make it difficult for our neighbors to afford groceries and other essentials.

Explore detailed food insecurity data for Alaska at Map the Meal Gap.

    The 2023 Bear Valley Elementary School Student Council Food Drive raised 5,728 pounds of food for Food Bank of Alaska.



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