Mid-South Food Bank
Rating: 5 stars 9 reviews
Location: 239 S Dudley St Memphis TN 38104 USA
Results: Since 2981, Mid-South Food Bank has distributed more than 260,000,000 pounds of food and grocery items to its network of charitable agencies. Other programs include Kids Cafe that serves a balanced meal to children twice a week in a restaurant-like setting; Food for Kids BackPack program that provides easy to open and prepare food to meet children's food needs over the weekend; and the Mobile Pantry that provides food to smaller pantries in underserved counties. .
Target demographics: The Food Bank fights hunger by efficiently collecting and distributing wholesome food and through education and advocacy. It distributes food to 325 agencies and churches that feed needy and hungry people in 31 Mid-South counties in TN, MS and AR
Direct beneficiaries per year: The agenices work with individuals; The Food Bank distributes the food to them.
Geographic areas served: TN, MS and AR
Programs: The Food Bank is the only organization, public or private, in the Mid-South to supply food to any qualified charitable feeding program.
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Mid-South Food Bank is a valuable organization in our community. This area was recently named the "Hunger Capital of the Nation", according to a recent poll conducted by the Gallup Organization for the Food Resources Action Center. Mid-South Food Bank distributes food and other groceries to food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and other agencies that feed hungry people. They operate efficiently and are very good stewards of the donations they receive.
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Stories of hungry people getting food.
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Make sure no one goes hungry.