The Need Has Never Been Greater

“It’s a tough environment for people,” said Jason Jakubowski, CEO of Connecticut Foodshare, the state’s food bank, which partners with more than 600 food pantries, meal programs and mobile distribution sites that served more than 40 million meals in the last fiscal year. “We’re at a point where the need is about the same as it was at the peak of the pandemic.”

CNN recently featured Connecticut Foodshare and our work to help the nearly 1 in 10 people in Connecticut who need help. Watch interview with CEO Jason Jakubowski.