Reading suggestions for Hunger Action Month (September)

We have some reading suggestions for learning more about the problem of hunger—really the problem of poverty— in America.

Adult Books:

-Big Hunger: The Unholy Alliance Between Corporate America and Anti-Hunger Groups by Andy Fisher

-Sweet Charity? Emergency Food and the End of Entitlement by Janet Poppendeick

-Reinventing Food Banks and Pantries by Katie S Martin

Children Books:

-Maddi’s Fridge by Lois Brandt, Illustrated by Vin Vogel

-Lulu and the Hunger Monster by Erik Talkin, Illustrated by Sheryl Murray

30 for 30 September Challenge!

It’s Hunger Action Month, and Loudoun Hunger Relief has an action challenge to meet! Your donations can be matched dollar for dollar for the first year of your monthly gifts!

We’re recruiting 30 new monthly donors at $30 or more per month in honor of the 30 days in Hunger Action Month, and in honor of Loudoun Hunger’s upcoming 30th Anniversary of service to the Loudoun community.

The first 30 new monthly donors to sign up in September 2021 will have their donations matched for 12 months by one of our current generous donors!

It’s the perfect time to support those in need of food in our community, and have your dollars go twice as far.

Just go to, choose your $30 or higher monthly donation, and choose the monthly option.