In the United States 1 in 8 People face hunger. collectively people in the united states report needing $20,033,673,000 more per year to meet their food needs.
Van hengel recived a federal grant to create more food banks and spread the concept of food banks across america.
Van Hengel served as an advisor traveling around the world to help establish food banks around this time he established a bank known as America's Harvest.
In 2008 America's Harvest changed their name to Feeding all. Today we are still providng aid to those in need.