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Boone County Food Pantry Coalition

Boone County Food Pantry Coalition

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The goal of the Boone County Food Pantry Coalition is to bring interested members of the community together to better serve the individuals and families suffering with food insecurity. 

Next Meetings:

March 25, 2021  1:30-2:30 pm

October 14, 2021   1:30-2:30 pm

Purdue Extension Office, Farm Bureau Community Building - Dining Room

4-H Fairgrounds   1300 E. 100 South, Lebanon

2016 Food Insecurity Rates:

  • Food Insecurity Rate in Indiana:  13.7% or 910,870 people
  • Food Insecurity Rate in Boone County:  9.5% or 5,860 people
  • Child Food Insecurity Rate in Indiana:  17.7% or 279,840 children
  • Child Food Insecurity Rate in Boone County:  12.9% or 2,170 children

Source: Feeding America

Boone County Food Pantry Coalition Participants:

  • Boone County Head Start
  • Boone County Health Department
  • Boone County Healthy Coalition
  • Caring Center
  • Community Foundation of Boone County
  • Connect 2 Help 211
  • Giving Tree
  • Gleaners Food Bank
  • Lebanon Community of Shalom
  • Lebanon Welfare League
  • Love INC
  • New Beginnings Fellowship
  • Purdue Extension Bonne County
  • Society of St. Vincent DePaul - St. Joseph Church 5 Loaves - 2 Fish Pantry
  • United Way of Central Indiana
  • Zionsville Food Pantry at Zionsville Presbyterian Church

Indiana's Emergency Food Resource Network

A Newsletter for the staff and volunteers of Emergency Feeding Programs. 

www.purdue.edu/indianasefrnetwork/ 

Additional Resources:

  • Food Insecurity in Rural Indiana
  • Food Pantry Produce Donations
  • Food Pantry Coalition Member List
  • Indiana's Emergency Food Resource Network Newsletters

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