April 9, 2014
29% of households served in Kentucky had to choose between paying for food and paying for medicine or medical care.
34% of households served in Kentucky had to choose between paying for food and paying for utilities or heating fuel.
Demand for emergency food assistance in Kentucky has increased 84% since 2006.
Last year we distributed 50.9 million pounds of food and grocery products.
We reach 1 in 7 Kentuckians each year.
Our mission is to provide food and quality services to increase the capacity of Kentucky’s Feeding America food banks to end hunger.
Our vision is a hunger-free Kentucky.
One in four of Kentucky’s children lack consistent access to an adequate diet.
Over 700,000 Kentuckians do not always know where their next meal will come from.