Facts and Statistics

1 in 5 children struggle with hunger in America.

 

 1 in 4 children struggle with hunger in Fairfax County (one of the wealthiest counties in the US).

 

 1 in 3 children struggle with hunger in Herndon, VA.

 

 

In the 2014-15 school year Herndon Middle School had 44% of their students on Free & Reduced Lunch, up 2% from two years prior.

 

 

In the 2014-15 school year Herndon High School had 40% of their students on Free & Reduced Lunch, up 6% from 2 years prior.

 

 

Additional Resources:

Hunger Eats at Student Productivity—And Our Future Workforce

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Upcoming Events

The next bag collection will be Saturday, Sept. 12.

Please leave your bag out no later than 8:30am.

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Making a Difference

For the March 2020 collection, we received over

11,000 pounds of food

from over 900 participating households.

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Food For Neighbors is located in Herndon, VA, and proudly serves local middle and high school students in Fairfax County and Loudoun County.

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