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Trader Joe's, Shiloh Christian Ministries, and Child First USA       Feeding Atlanta's Most Vulnerable, Seniors and Children.

What Hunger Looks Like In Georgia

In Georgia nearly 2 million people are struggling with hunger - and of them 523,470 are children!

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1 in 7 people struggles with hunger

Percentage of Georgians who live in poverty. Poverty in Georgia increased from 12.9 percent in 2000 to 19 percent in 2013 – an increase of almost 1 million people.

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1 in 5 children

35 food deserts that can be found inside Atlanta’s Perimeter.

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Georgia is sixth in the country with households struggling with hunger 

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10.4% of senior citizens (65 years and over) in Georgia are living below the poverty level

For more information and to volunteer contact Shiloh Christian Ministries

Bishops James and Precious Lay

1689 Hosea Williams Drive, SE

Atlanta, GA 30317


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