Hunger 101: An Interactive Hunger and Poverty Simulation

What:  Hunger 101 simulation and discussion
When: Thursday, January 26th 6:30– 7:30pm
Where: Tappan-Spaulding Memorial Library
6 Rock St, Newark Valley, NY 13811

Cost: FREE!!!

What is Hunger 101?

Hunger 101 is a one-time, role-playing activity and discussion that increases awareness and understanding of hunger and poverty and their many causes in our community.  The  hour-long program allows individuals to take on the identity and circumstances of a real person faced with food insecurity in our region.  Participants must then try to make ends meet while also securing food for their families.  It is a great compliment to volunteering or a food drive.

Please bring a donation if you can!

Most-needed Food Items:
Non-perishable items can be used for both our BackPack Program and direct distribution to clients through our partner agencies. Some wish list items include:
canned fruits and vegetables
peanut butter
canned tuna and chicken
dry pastas


Presented by the Food Bank of the Southern Tier
Working together to build and sustain hunger free communities throughout the Southern Tier.
A regional agency of Catholic Charities and A Member of Feeding America