Snapshot of Hunger Statistics in Central and Southern Arkansas

  • 1 in 5 — Arkansans who don’t know where their next meal is com
  • 25.0% – percentage of children in the state facing hunger.
  • 450the number of partner agencies the Foodbank relies on to feed 280,000 people each year in our service area.
  • 60,500meals are distributed each day from our warehouse.
  • 26 millionThat’s the amount of food we distribute each year stretching across 33 counties in Arkansas.
  • 5 – For every dollar donated the Foodbank is able to provide 5 meals for Arkansans struggling with hunger.