BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s Hunger Action Month, and right now, more people than ever before are depending on organizations like the Maryland Food Bank.
So now, they’re trying to bring awareness to the issue of food insecurity, made even worse by the coronavirus pandemic.READ MORE: Gov. Larry Hogan Defends Controversial Response Over Baltimore City COVID-19 Vaccines
The Maryland Food Bank is hosting a series of events this month, including a virtual food drive.READ MORE: Officials Urge Latrobe Homes Residents To Get COVID-19 Test After Elevated Levels Of Virus Detected In Wastewater
They’re also calling on people to volunteer their time.MORE NEWS: Man Arrested In Fatal Glen Burnie Shooting, Anne Arundel County Police Say
Feeding America estimates one million Marylanders now find themselves food insecure.