Amount of food donations decreases

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Phoenix, Arizona. October 18, 2012 - The United Food Bank food banking process collects food through donations, the government, community partnerships and internal purchases. Staff and volunteers inspect and sort food received in their warehouse, and deliver it to partner agencies. As the amount of food donations decreases, food banks such as the United Food Bank strive to keep up with hunger relief needs of 1 in 5 (20%) of Arizonans who are living in poverty and, based on figures of the Department of Health and Human Services. Photo by Eduardo Barraza © 2012
Phoenix, Arizona. October 18, 2012 - The United Food Bank food banking process collects food through donations, the government, community partnerships and internal purchases. Staff and volunteers inspect and sort food received in their warehouse, and deliver it to partner agencies. As the amount of food donations decreases, food banks such as the United Food Bank strive to keep up with hunger relief needs of 1 in 5 (20%) of Arizonans who are living in poverty and, based on figures of the...
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