1 in 7 homeless adults
Homeless Veteran Population
Non-Veteran Homeless Population
Hunger is a Veteran’s Issue
There are over 20 million veterans living in our country today, including over
500,000 in Arizona. Tragically, one in every four face food insecurity. They fought
for us. Now it’s time for us to combat their hunger.
The Facts About our Hungry Heroes
of all veterans in the US lack consistent access to food -- double the food
insecurity rate of other Americans
veterans over the age of 60 face hunger.
Arizona Veterans receive SNAP benefits
of households with a veteran depend on help from food banks
to get by.
For Veterans, Homelessness and Disability Are Related to Hunger
senior veterans with
disabilities are in poverty
Across the US, more
than 67,000 veterans
will sleep on the
streets every night