BLAVITY: This Black-Owned Nonprofit On Track to Deliver 1 Million Pounds of Food to Chicago’s Underserved Communities: ‘Access to Healthy Food Is a Human Right’

Metropolitan cities are experiencing instances of food insecurity at an alarming rate, and Black communities are being hit the hardest. In 2022, Feeding America reported that “1 in 5 Black people” or “nearly 23% of Black people in the United States experienced food insecurity.” This finding was almost “two-and-a-half times the rate of white people.”