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: Maryland Lifts COVID Mask Mandate Starting Saturday, Gov. Larry Hogan Says
The Maryland Food Bank is hosting a series of events this month, including a virtual food drive.READ MORE: 3 Injured Following Gas Explosion In Pikesville On Friday
They’re also calling on people to volunteer their time.MORE NEWS: Eating Cicadas Is Actually Good For The Environment And Apparently They Taste Like Shrimp
Feeding America estimates one million Marylanders now find themselves food insecure.