WASHINGTON HUNGER FACTS 

 

  • Washington is the 23rd hungriest state in the nation.

  • 1 in 5 children live in a household that struggles to put food on the table.

  • 1 in 7 Washingtonians rely on SNAP

  • Half of all people on SNAP are children.

  • The majority of working-age Washingtonians who live in poverty are actively working or looking for work.

  • 1 in 5 Washingtonians rely on their local food bank.