September 1 – 30, 2017. September is Hunger Action Month – a month where people all over America stand together with Feeding America and the nationwide network of food banks to fight hunger. It’s a month to spread the word and take action on the hunger crisis, and dedicate ourselves to a solution. Will you Continue Reading
Kentucky food banks provide food for 1 in 7 Kentuckians.
91% of KY food bank clients purchase unhealthy food as a way to put food on the table.
67% of households served in Kentucky had to choose between paying for food and paying for utilities.
69% of households served in Kentucky had to choose between paying for food and paying for medical care.
Last year we distributed 52 million meals.
Working for a Hunger-Free Kentucky
|The mission of Kentucky Association of Food Banks is to increase the capacity of Kentucky’s Feeding America food banks to end hunger through advocacy, increased public awareness and resource development.
Serving all 120 counties in Kentucky.
Hunger Action Month
Commonwealth Bowl Kickoff – Hunger Day of Action
Thursday September 14th, 2017 2:00 p.m. ET Kentucky State Capitol Join Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, the Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts, and the Kentucky Association of Food Banks as we celebrate the launch of this new hunger-fighting initiative. Learn more at kafb.org/commonwealthbowl/
2nd Annual Kentucky Hunger Dialogue Asset-Based Responses to Hunger Saturday September 30, 2017 Berea College Berea, KY Learn more at http://www.kyhungerdialogue.com