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Fighting Hunger on Giving Tuesday

Season 1, Ep. 1112

Helping out a Gluten Free Food Pantry is a great activity in honor of Giving Tuesday. There are a handful across the country that could use our help!

Gluten Free and allergy-friendly foods can cost up to 450% more then their counterpart products. This means that for some individuals and families, a medical diagnosis requiring a gluten free diet can lead to a severe financial strain. Gluten free food is rarely available at food pantries, leaving few options for getting affordable, safe hunger relief. Low – income individuals are often forced to choose between health and hunger. 

Thankfully, a few gluten free, allergy-friendly food banks have opened across the country to address this need. Please consider helping one of the dedicated food pantries that serve those living with food scarcity and a dietary restrictions.

S.A.F.E. Food Pantry: Columbia, MD

The Rachel Way Food Pantry: Plymouth Meeting, PA

Food Equality Initiative: Kansas City, MO

Gluten Free Food Bank (run by the National Celiac Organization): Newton, MA

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