Every day we work to provide equitable access to nutritious
foods so that no one will go hungry.
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There are nearly 250 agency partners available to provide resources in our 42-county service area of central, south-central, and western Kentucky.
14.9 Million Meals
Provided last year
3.2 Million lbs.
of food rescued and redistributed
2.5 Million lbs.
of fresh produce distributed to our neighbors.
Over 139,000 people across Kentucky’s Heartland are facing hunger.
Together, we can take hunger off the table for our neighbors.
Provides 200 meals to families that are struggling to afford groceries.
Helps 400 children experience life without hunger.
Puts nutritious food on the table for 800 seniors.
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Over the past year, Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland has invested over one million dollars in infrastructure renovations to better serve our neighbors facing hunger and improve our volunteers’ experience.
News & Stories
Latest funding boosts the “Serving Up Fresh” program, ensuring access to fresh, nutritious food for local families; total donations exceed $1.1M since 2019 Dec. 14, 2023 – Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland (FAKH) today announced a significant pledge from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicare in Kentucky. This generous commitment of $466,200 will extend their…
Nov. 21, 2023 – Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland (FAKH) proudly welcomes Charles Dennis as the organization’s new Executive Director, effective January 1, 2024. Dennis, a seasoned professional with over two decades of food bank experience, most recently served as the Director of Membership Engagement for Feeding America national. “We are thrilled to welcome Charles Dennis…
Sarah lives off of her social security benefits, which only sustain her through the middle of the month. To supplement her income Sarah has been visiting our agency partner, Meadow Land Food Pantry in Warren County, for over a year but she was worried that she would not be able to find the food she…
Eryañiz is a Puerto Rican American teen enrolled in an after-school mentorship program offered by our agency partner, Hope Academy for Kids, and is fluent in both English and Spanish. Eryañiz volunteered as a translator at one of our Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Mobile Food Pantries, ensuring that our neighbors were able to get the…