One in eight Utahns are at risk of missing a meal today.
Even more alarming is that one in seven children in Utah are unsure where their next meal is coming from.
And, the number of hungry Utahns continues to grow due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jenny talked with President and CEO of Utah Food Bank Ginette Bott who says as our community continues to rebound, there are still thousands of people out of work and relying on organizations like Utah Food Bank to help meet ends meet.
FOX13 hosting a Virtual Food Drive to benefit Utah Food Bank because we feel that no Utahn should have to go to bed hungry.
With your support, and Utah Food Bank's purchasing power, we can truly make a difference in the lives of Utahns facing hunger!
Donating to our Virtual Food Drive is easy and secure!
Just select the items you would like Utah Food Bank to purchase on your behalf OR select the cash item to allow Utah Food Bank to utilize your donation where it's most needed. Then check out and follow the steps to enter your payment information.
FOX13 will match all donations, up to $12,000.
For more information or to make a donation please go to: fox13now.com/donate.