0%of people living in Brunswick County are food insecure.
0%of children in Brunswick County receive free/reduced school meals.
0+ lbshas been donated thus far by BWC and our community partners!
The purpose of the Give Healthy campaign is to increase access to healthy food for people who are food insecure in Brunswick County. Food insecurity is defined as a lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life which is over 5,000 children and 12,000 adults in Brunswick County.
Research shows people who are food insecure and do not have access to healthy foods have a higher risk of developing diet-related conditions like obesity, diabetes, heart disease and mental health conditions like anxiety and depression. It also can impair academic achievement.
Click here for a list of foods that qualify as Giving Healthy.
Increase access to healthy food for those that are food insecure.
Strengthen area food pantries ability to provide healthy food.
Provide services and education to those who want to live healthier.