Hunger in Sarasota and DeSoto2019-01-31T12:41:48+00:00

Hunger in Sarasota and DeSoto

Sadly hunger hurts our most vulnerable: children, seniors and veterans. In 2015, 44 percent of households in Florida could not afford basic needs such as housing, childcare, food, health care, and transportation.

33% of households in Sarasota struggle to afford their basic needs  

58% of households in DeSoto struggle to afford their basic needs

You can read the local ALICE study on financial hardship here.


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