Imagine Ending Hunger: Prince William Food Rescue Launch

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Outside of ACTS' Hunger Prevention Center, local community leaders and service-minded citizens gathered under a large white tent in the parking lot. Reporters adjusted their cameras and checked their phones as they awaited the beginning of the program. Beside the tent stood two long tables, one filled with fruit and finger sandwiches rescued for th...
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Food Waste: How Finding A Solution Could Improve Lives in Prince William

b2ap3_large_food-waste-landfill Driver Aaron Cornine lowers the back of the truck after dumping his load of food and compostable waste at Missouri Organic's Liberty facility, July 9, 2009. Much of it is covered in dough from baked goods. (Photo by Jill Toyoshiba/Kansas City Star/MCT via Getty Images)
Shocking Statistic Alert! One-third of all food produced in the world goes to waste! That is enough food to feed three billion people in a world where 805 million people go hungry every year. Statistics reveal that 40 percent of all food produced in the U.S. is wasted on an annual basis. That leaves one in seven people hungry. According to the Unit...
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ACTS To Hold Grand Opening of Hunger Prevention Center

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We did it! After two years of planning, purchasing, constructing, and more planning, I'm very happy to tell you that our Hunger Prevention Center (an expansion of our food pantry program) has now been operational for a month. It makes me even happier to say that we will be holding our official grand opening of this massive undertaking this week on ...
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Virginia Fresh Match Means More Healthy Fruits & Vegetables For Virginia Families

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ACTS' Hunger Prevention Center is a supplementary food program designed to assist families in Prince William County, many of whom are on governmental food assistance programs such as WIC and SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) Families who are in need of food all receive fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, bread, canned goods, and household necessi...
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