Food Insecurity

Retired NBA player Karl Malone is leading tornado relief efforts in Louisiana.

The Black-led startup Goodr has teamed up with Denver Public Schools to combat food insecurity through the creation of free grocery stores for students and families in need.

100 Black Men of South Florida kicked off its 31st annual Thanksgiving food drive that aims to provide meals for over 70,000 people.

NBA legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson led a food drive for 800 families in need in Detroit.

The Black-led startup Goodr—which has a mission rooted in eradicating hunger and food waste—has raised $8 million in funding.

NFL player Kelvin Beachum, the Arizona Cardinals and Safeway donated 200,000 meals to the United Food Bank in Mesa.

Ayesha Curry, Big Freedia and chef Lorena Garcia have teamed up with the nonprofit No Kid Hungry to provide free summer meals for children in need.

Entrepreneur Robert Thomas founded Houston’s first Black-owned grocery store, District Market Green Grocer, to eradicate food insecurity.

Chance the Rapper distributed 1,500 free meals in Chicago in celebration of his 29th birthday.

The ABC sitcom ‘Abbott Elementary’ donated 150,000 meals to Feeding America.

A Black Tennessee-based couple opened a grocery store to combat food insecurity in South Memphis.

A Black woman-owned, Chicago-based grocery store created to address the city’s food deserts received a $2.5 million grant.