This is the third year Indiana lawmakers have considered legislation to address the lack of healthy food in Indiana.
The new effort will double the amount of fresh produce Gleaners is able to provide in the 21 Indiana counties they serve.
Hoosier Hills Food Bank's 24-page annual report highlights a record distribution of food last year and details information on sources of food.
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More than 260,000 Hoosiers receive emergency food each year, according to a joint report from Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana and Feeding America.
While holidays increase need for food banks, non-profit administrators emphasize that hunger is a year-round problem.
According to the US Department of Agriculture, 1 in 4 Americans are currently on a government supported feeding program.