1 in 7 Americans are dealing with food insecurity. What does that mean? It means there's a good chance that someone you know doesn't know if they will have enough food to eat from day-to-day or week-to-week. Blogger Jenny of has been there. In this...

You may have noticed something on social media: people are "Fiving Out" their photos on Facebook and Twitter to raise awareness for #Monkeytober13. So, what's it all about anyway?

$5 Fills a Food Bank for an Entire Year

While working late one night on my personal blog, I had a sobering realization: If everyone who followed me on Twitter gave just $5, we could fill the empty Clay, West Virginia food bank for an entire year. And then I had to stop what I was doing because ... WHOA. Now that's powerful.