Answered By: Grand Strand Circulation Last Updated: Apr 20, 2015 Views: 26
There are a number of resources on hunger in the Grand Strand area. Lowcountry Food Bank's website has some good resources. Sciway.net has a list of charitable organizations. You can drill down by location and then find organizations that help the homeless. You can also search myrtlebeachonline.com for terms like hunger, food banks, and homeless. Feeding America, a nonprofit organization that fights hunger, has an interactive map called Map the Meal Gap. Hovering over South Carolina will give you an overview of statewide statistics, and clicking on it will give you more detail. Their site also has some good statistics, both at the national and state level. Some other organizations to look at are No Kid Hungry and Stop Hunger Now, both nonprofits that focus on feeding the hungry in the United States.
Finally, whether you are searching local information or nationally, keep in mind these keywords: hunger, food banks, lunch programs, food insecurity.