Food Insecurity

~805,000,000 food Insecure people
US government
~49,100,000 food Insecure people

Food Waste

  • Vegetables
  • Dairy Products
  • Meat/Poultry/Fish
  • Grain Products
  • Fruit
  • Other

In the United States alone, 40 percent of food gets tossed every year—and that amounts to $162 billion in waste annually, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council. This can serve 58,064,516,129 meals using the national average amount spent on a meal, $2.79.

Food Unconsumed (%)

1,160 lbs

of food, on average, is lost to the garbage pail each year by an American family of four.

John Oliver on Food Waste

Take Action

Help eliminate food waste and feed the hungry: