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

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Sharing Thanksgiving Basket Brigade

November 14 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Friendsgiving

November 20 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hunger Free KY Day

January 15, 2020

Chili Wars

February 1, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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PRESS ROOM

Report: More Kentucky Children Get Free Summer Meals

July 10th, 2019|

FRANKFORT, Ky. – More children in Kentucky are getting their breakfast and lunch through federally funded summer nutrition programs, according to a report released today by the Food Research and Action Center.

The state has expanded the sites where children can get free summer meals beyond schools – to libraries, YMCAs, churches, and parks – to nearly 2,000 locations. That’s one reason the number of meals served last summer jumped by more than 15% from 2017.
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Farm to Food Bank Program Provides Much Needed Produce

June 12th, 2019|

FRANKFORT, Ky- The status of Kentucky’s farm to food banks program was a topic of a committee Wednesday.

The Tobacco Settlement Agreement Fund Oversight Committee heard from Feeding Kentucky on the statistics surrounding food insecurity in Kentucky and how the program brings farm-fresh produce directly to those in need.

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SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM FOR KIDS

June 5th, 2019|

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) — A federal program to help no kid go hungry in the summer kicked off in Kentucky Monday. While most kids are excited when summer break comes around, some are worried where their next meal will come from.“There’s no reason at all for any kid to be hungry or to need a meal,” says Amy Hockensmith with Franklin County Public Schools.

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