The last week of October is recognized in several town, cities, and counties as End Child Hunger SC week. The first annual End Child Hunger SC week was proclaimed in October 2015. The purpose of End Child Hunger SC week is to bring an increased awareness to the issue of child hunger, highlight agencies and individuals currently working towards ending hunger, and provide city-wide opportunities for the community to actively fight hunger.

Locations that have proclaimed End Child Hunger SC Week:

City of Columbia: 2016

City of Newberry: 2016

Lexington County: 2015 and 2016

Richland County: 2015 and 2016

Town of Hilton Head: 2016

Town of Irmo: 2015 and 2016

Awareness, Initiatives