Jacquelyn Martin, Associated Press
Capital Area Food Bank volunteer Mary Lou Hartmann is greeted by actor Morgan Freeman in Washington on Tuesday during a media event to raise awareness about hunger and shortages in food banks in the United States.

Capital Area Food Bank volunteer Mary Lou Hartmann is greeted by actor Morgan Freeman in Washington on Tuesday during a media event to raise awareness about hunger and shortages in food banks in the United States. The event was organized by Netflix and America's Second Harvest. Several celebrities are making similar appearances to promote food banks this season.