OUR MISSION

Our mission is to end hunger, in collaboration with Kentucky’s Feeding America Food Banks and partners, through advocacy and resource development.

Learn More

PROGRAMS

PRESS ROOM

Quarles encourages Kentuckians to keep state’s hungry in mind during season of giving

December 17th, 2020|

In this season of giving, Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles encourages Kentuckians to remember Kentucky food banks and their partners.

“In Kentucky, there are nearly 700,000 Kentuckians, including nearly 200,000 children, who struggle with hunger,” Quarles said in a press release. “That means one in seven adults and one in five children in Kentucky lack access to enough food for a healthy, active lifestyle. If you’re able, now may be the perfect time to think about donating to a local food bank.”

(more…)

Amid ‘unprecedented’ hunger, advocates urge Congress to boost SNAP benefits in COVID-19 relief

December 14th, 2020|

“Congress has been fighting about an extra stimulus package since the summer and meanwhile, children are going hungry, families are worried about losing their homes,” Lisa Davis, senior vice president of the No Kid Hungry Campaign, told ABC News. “If kids continue to go hungry, at this rate, it’s because Congress chose this path.” (more…)

Hungry for Help | Data shows food insecurity rising during the pandemic

December 7th, 2020|

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Nationwide, people are struggling with how to get their next meal. It’s a problem that’s been compounded by COVID-19.

In Kentucky and Indiana, experts estimate about one in six people are food insecure in 2020.

The situation is even worse for children in our area, with experts estimating about 1 in 4 children are food insecure.

(more…)

UPCOMING EVENTS

Virtual Empty Bowls Fundraiser

April 1 @ 12:00 am - April 30 @ 12:00 am

A Tasteful Evening

May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

VIEW ALL EVENTS