– 1 in 5 children in our area is food insecure. Food insecurity is when you don’t know where or when your next meal will be.
– 42% of people served by the food banks are children. Nutritious food is essential for healthy growth, development and learning.
– 1 in 3 senior citizens served by food banks report that they have had to decide between buying food or getting medical care.
Please help out our local food pantry. They especially need items that provide protein, such as canned chicken, tuna, beans and peanut butter.