A Year of Hope

A Year of Hope

What does hope mean to you? Hope is one of those words that tend to lose a bit of power with overuse, but when hope is alive and at work in the life of someone in need, it is one of the most powerful forces known to man. So what is hope exactly? The Feeding Missouri...
MO Farmers Share the Harvest

MO Farmers Share the Harvest

By Matthew Ernst – September 26, 2017 If farming has one overarching purpose, it’s to feed people – especially those in need of food. Today, through innovative partnerships with food banks, Missouri farmers and agricultural businesses are feeding the hungry....
MO Farmers Feed Missouri

MO Farmers Feed Missouri

by Scott Baker, State Director for Feeding Missouri Whenever I’m given the opportunity to speak to people about hunger in Missouri, I always try to make two points very clear: Hunger does exist in Missouri – in every county and in every part of the state. The answer...
Cardinals Caravan 2017

Cardinals Caravan 2017

ST. LOUIS, MO., January 4, 2017 — The St. Louis Cardinals announced the schedule for the team’s 2017 Cardinals Caravan, presented by Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance. This year’s caravan will traverse a total of six states (Missouri, Illinois,...
Doctors Prescribe Fresh Produce

Doctors Prescribe Fresh Produce

OAK FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The idea is simple: Load fresh fruits and vegetables into a refrigerator truck and drive it to a health clinic, then have a doctor write a “prescription” for food to improve the diets of low-income people with diabetes and...
Introducing Produce Promise

Introducing Produce Promise

Produce Promise provides better nutrition for Missouri’s food insecure Columbia, Mo. – Feeding Missouri is launching a new program aimed at providing better nutrition to low-income Missourians. Produce Promise will increase access to fresh fruits and vegetables for...