Farmer Foodshare is a local nonprofit dedicated to providing fresh food to families at risk for hunger through direct purchasing from farmers through the organization and community consumers. Farmer Foodshare also collaborates with other organizations to create a healthy food and economic system in the fight to eradicate poverty. North Carolina ranks among the top ten states with the highest household food insecurity rates. In an effort to highlight the issue of local hunger, Farmer Foodshare is sharing stories of Triangle families facing food insecurity. I wrote a profile on a family in Siler City, Chatham County. Click here to read.