Using a mixture of innovation and tradition, Tackle Hunger programs are changing the landscape of food systems for communities throughout the country.
If We All Give Just $1 Or 1 Can
Partnering with the NFL Alumni, the Tackle Hunger Challenge is filling school pantries and ensuring hungry students have food.
It's Easy to Ask for Just $1
Tackle Hunger Programs use the energy of sporting events to raise donations and awareness for local food charities across the nation.
Just $1 Means A Lot
We’re advancing data-driven solutions to support local food charities with our Tackle Hunger Map.
What Can Just $1 Do?
Just $1 donated to Tackle Hunger generates over $18 for local food charities through mobilizing businesses, faith-based organizations, and communities.
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Since 1990, close to $190 million has been reported donated to local food charities across all fifty states with over 305,000 unique groups participating. Every dollar donated to Souper Bowl of Caring creates over $18 for food charities. We unite all communities to Tackle Hunger.
Tackle Hunger News
How One NFL Alumni Helps Feed the Need
When Reggie Rusk, an NFL Alumni from the Houston area, heard about the needs at a neighborhood school, his mission was to help. His foundation helps kids with their athleticism, but then he found out that many of those same kids were going hungry.
“I couldn’t believe the need,” he stated. Reggie created a campaign, using the Tackle Hunger Map, to collect donations so the athletic department at a local high school could feed their student athletes without having to take that money out of their budget. It is a win for all!
Utah Schools Get Statewide Support For Souper Bowl of Caring Effort
We are excited that KUTV and schools across Utah again participated in Souper Bowl of Caring events to fill the shelves of food pantries supporting school children and their families. It is surprising what schools need food pantries. The reality: All of them need a food resource for families in need. When asked if West Jordan High School Principal, James Birch saw a connection between giving students food and academic performance, the answer was emphatic, “No question. A hungry student can’t pay attention in class. It changes everything from A to Z, attendance, grades, attitude…everything.”
NFL Alumni Partners for the Tackle Hunger Challenge
We are excited about the partnership with NFL Alumni as we encourage groups to think about how they might help local families who are food insecure. The Tackle Hunger Challenge is a way to use the energy of ANY sporting event to make sure families and soup in their bowls!
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