Causes and Effects of Childhood Hunger
How Many Kids Suffer
Can you believe how many kids suffer and possibly die from many different causes? Some kids suffer from abuse, hunger, and homelessness. Just think over 16.2 million kids suffer from hunger. It could be anyone who suffers from it, it could be the person sitting next to you, your neighbor, one of or friends, or your best friend. sometimes the only meal someone gets is lunch from school. There are so many different causes.
Causes of Childhood Hunger
There are many causes of childhood hunger. Your parents or guardian might not have enough money, they might have poverty or unemployment, the parents may have lost they're job and have no money, no nutrition can cause hunger, or the family could be homeless and not have enough money to get the nutrition that you need.
Hunger Hurts and we need to try our hardest to help stop it.
It Is Worth It To Help
Everyone can help and it is worth it to try and give money to a local food bank.
Hunger Is Everywhere
Hunger is everywhere and it can be helped.
Help Stop the Hunger
We all need to help stop the hunger, according to www.strength.org "lack the means to get enough nutritious food on a regular basis. They live in food insecure housholds and as a result they struggle with hunger at some time during the year." (2)