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2,100 bags of food packed in Frankfort for children at risk of hunger

Elected officials helped pack more than 2,000 bags of food for school children across the state.

Kentucky farmers donated enough produce for 5 million meals in 2019

Officials with the nonprofit organization, Feeding Kentucky, say farmers across the state donated more than 3 million pounds of produce to food banks.

‘No Hunger Holidays’ in Lexington to provide food and fun

A popular Italian food chain is partnering with local businesses to feed families and provide holiday fun in Lexington.

Proposed changes to SNAP would harm Kentucky families, children and seniors

Proposed changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program that would harm public health.
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God’s Pantry Food Bank receives grant

God’s Pantry Food Bank received an $8,000 grant from The Darden Foundation.

Cafe selling meals for $1 opens at UK

The University of Kentucky's dollar meal cafe is now open.

Eastern Kentucky businesses partner to power up the pantry

Nine businesses, community colleges and local governments are collaborating to Power Up the Pantry and replenish depleted area food pantries.
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Constitutional officers encourage Kentuckians to help solve hunger

Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles, Attorney General Andy Beshear, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, Auditor Mike Harmon and Treasurer Allison Ball spent Wednesday rallying Kentuckians to join the fight against hunger.

Report: 1 in 6 Kentucky households struggle to afford enough food

Kentucky ranked 12th in the nation for food hardship, with more than 1 in 6 households reporting they had trouble putting food on the table.

Kentucky official unveiling initiative to fight hunger

Kentucky's agriculture commissioner plans to announce an initiative to combat hunger.

Legal Food Frenzy – God’s Pantry Food Bank

One of the most popular food events is coming back to Central Kentucky! Watch to learn more about God's Pantry Food Bank annual Taste of the Bluegrass where you can enjoy lots of food & drinks from businesses around the bluegrass, plus hear more about some special events where you can help to fight hunger in Kentucky!
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The Fight Against Hunger – God’s Pantry Food Bank

The mission of God's Pantry Food Bank is to help fight hunger in America. Watch to learn more about a new initiative they're offering to help Fayette County residents get better access to food.
Kentucky Hunger Initiative

Commissioner Quarles: Check Tax Return Box to Fight Hunger

Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles says that the Hunger Task Force, a group of leaders from agriculture, government, business, education, charitable organizations, and the faith community, will come together with the Kentucky Association of Food Banks to attend the Rally to Stop Hunger in Frankfort.

Be A Helping Hand to Families In Need – God’s Pantry Food Bank

God's Pantry Food Bank Development Director, Rebecca Wallace stops by to tell us how we can be a helping hand to those families in need during the winter months.
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Task force to combat hunger holding first regional meeting

The Kentucky Department of Agriculture says a panel appointed to combat hunger plans to hold its first regional meeting in northern Kentucky.
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Quarles to introduce task force to combat hunger issues

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles is leading a new effort to combat hunger.

Ag commissioner starting effort to combat hunger in Kentucky

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles is launching an initiative to combat hunger.
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Report puts face on hunger in Fayette Co.

On Thursday, God’s Pantry Food Bank released its Hunger in Fayette County 2016 report at Broadway Christian Church in Lexington.

Study: 17% of Kentuckians struggle with hunger

The Kentucky Association of Food Banks announced the release of Map the Meal Gap 2016, an annual study by Feeding America that details food insecurity rates in every county and congressional district in the United States.
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2016 Empty Bowls event seeks to raise awareness of local hunger

Students, potters, and the public will come together on Wednesday, March 30 to raise awareness of local hunger needs at the annual "Empty Bowls" event and meal. The event will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Commons, located in the Woods-Penniman Building on the Berea College campus.

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