September is Hunger Action Month

September is when food banks annually underscore the challenge that many neighbors confront year-round: food insecurity. Learn how you can help - it doesn't require a lot of time or skill - just an effort to highlight both the problem and the efforts to solve it.  - Click here to Learn More/Advocate/Volunteer/Donate.

Mid-South Food Bank, Tyson Foods unite to fight hunger in Delta

Tyson Foods donated more than 34,000 pounds full of chicken products for food insecure households in the Delta, to be distributed through Mid-South Food Bank to Partner Agencies in multiple counties. {Read Story Here}

International Paper Saves the Day - and the Neighborhood

These units were extremely noisy and a major disturbance to the neighborhood.  But fixing the freezer inside the warehouse wasn’t going to be cheap.  The Food Bank needed at least $25,000 and quickly. 

{Read Story Here}

Churches Unite to Feed Families Over Summer Break

“I was surprised to learn that there are 729 families just in Hernando who go to bed hungry,” Pattison said. “There we are enjoying cookouts with plenty of food. It’s hard to reconcile that disparity without trying to do something to help.”

{Read Story Here}

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

Hunger Action Month

What Is Your Response?

The Great American Milk Drive

 

All September, donate online to make sure children have the wholesome milk they need to grow and thrive. Look for the milk drive cards at Kroger. Or click here

Hungry Turkey 5K Benefit Run

Nov. 24, Shelby Farms Park

  

Click here to register, learn more


 

Additional Food Bank Donation Drop Off Sites: 

*Beth Shalom Synagogue; *Two Men & A Truck; *Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Summer Newsletter


Million Meals Challenge

Choose Your School in Fight vs. Hunger 

text a $10 donation (30 meals) for your school at:  

MMC Tigers at 501501

MMC Rebels at 501501

MMC Dawgs at 501501

Million Meals Challenge $3 Scan Cards at Krogers

 

Invest An Acre

Farmers Devote Portion of Crops to Help Local Pantry


SoGiv Food Bank Shoes 

Every Step = 150 Meals

 

 visit SoGiv 


 

Take the Seafood Pledge 

Pledge to eat seafood means donations to Food Bank


Organizing A Food Drive: Click here for more information