One in five children in America suffers from hunger.

It is a problem that is hidden in plain sight, and the impact of hunger is tremendous on some young students at Francis C. Hammond Middle School in Alexandria, Va.

RELATED: IMPACT: Feeding our Children

WUSA9's IMPACT team partnered with the school, the United Way of the National Capital Area and Oakland Baptist Church to help ensure they don’t have to worry.

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United Way of the National Capital Area