The Golden Backpack Program is hoping to expand, by creating a mobile food pantry to go directly to the hungriest neighborhoods in the city during the summer. The proposed “Snackin' Wagon” could use some funding assistance however.
Every day, during the month of April, Walmart is sponsoring the Fighting Hunger Together Campaign. Supporters can log onto Facebook and go to the campaign page to vote for their favorite hunger-fighting program.
The top 100 vote getters in the nation will receive $20,000. Voters are allowed to vote once a day, and must be 18 years old.