Hunger In Maryland Food insecurity is a complex issue, and, while statistics can help us understand it to a degree, it’s important to be able to look at hunger from multiple angles. Below are resources to help you build a stronger basis for hunger advocacy and action. Overview Get a bird’s eye view of the state of hunger in Maryland. Chances are, hunger has touched someone you know. Visit this section > FOOD ASSISTANCE 101 Get a grasp on the basics of food banking and take a crash course on federal food assistance programs. Bet you’ll learn something! Visit this section > HUNGER ACTION CENTER Take your online advocacy to the next level! Send a letter to an elected official, quiz yourself on hunger stats, and much more. Visit this section > MAP THE MEAL GAP Explore the geography of hunger in Maryland. What areas are most heavily impacted by food insecurity? You may be surprised. Visit this section > If you’re looking for ways to get involved in the fight against hunger, consider scheduling a volunteer session, exploring our creative ways to give donations page, or following us on Facebook and Twitter.