ABOUT DRIVE TO END HUNGER
Nearly 9 million Americans 50+ are at risk for hunger every day – a staggering 79 percent increase in just 10 years. Drive to End Hunger is AARP Foundation’s multipronged approach on this problem. We’re working to combat hunger among people 50 and older through raising awareness, building philanthropic support and developing long-term, sustainable solutions.
Showdown at the Last Great Colosseum
This weekend Jeff Gordon and the Drive to End Hunger car head to the smoky hills of Bristol, Tennessee, the birthplace of Country Music. #Team24 looks to help Jeff capture his sixth career win at Bristol. At only 15 seconds per lap, there’s no wonder tickets to this race are the most sought after in all of sports. Check us out on Twitter and Facebook for complete race coverage!
Volunteers sorted 9,626 pounds of food that will provide 8,021 meals to benefit individuals 50 and older in need in the South Florida area Read
A new report from the National Foundation to End Senior Hunger says more than 15 percent of Americans over age 60 experienced the threat of hunger in 2012 with younger seniors being especially vulnerable Read
Award-Winning Documentary Series Puts Face on Senior Hunger
"Hungry in the West End" tells the stories of low-income seniors suffering food insecurity and how others are helping Watch