hunger

Missouri Agriculture Raises More Than $145,000 for Childhood Hunger

JEFFERSON CITY –– Food insecurity affects one in five Missouri children. According to Feeding Missouri, this number increases to one in three kids in rural parts of the state. Missouri agriculture made it a mission this summer to combat these statistics through the Missouri Farmers Care (MFC) Drive to Feed Kids campaign. This volunteer, non-profit…

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Ozarks Food Harvest Asks Community to Join Fight Against Hunger in September

The Food Bank celebrates Hunger Action Month with 200 Feeding America food banks nationwide SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— Ozarks Food Harvest’s Hunger Action Month is part of a nationwide campaign across Feeding America food banks designed to mobilize the public to take action against this widespread issue. Events will be held throughout September to raise awareness and…

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Food Transforms Into Sculptures to Help the Feed the Hungry at “Canstruction U” Event Aug. 25

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., August 14, 2018 — Architecture, art, and community service – plus thousands of cans of food – will come together during Springfield’s first-ever Canstruction U event on the Drury campus on Saturday, Aug. 25. Several local architecture firms and students from Drury University’s Hammons School of Architecture will join design professionals around the…

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