SNAP is an extremely vital component to food security, it reduces poverty, and is associated with improved health for many Missourians.
In this blog, we will explore another reason why our neighbors in Missouri may have to make a choice between food and everyday expenses. Transportation is a necessity for many of our day-to-day activities. Going to and from work, transporting children to school,...
Combined, Farm Bill programs provide critical investments throughout the food and farming sector and
reach into local communities and on to the dinner tables of Missouri families.
“State Farm is dedicated to fighting food insecurities and serving our neighbors in need,” stated Ryan Kenney, Agency Sales Leader for State Farm. “We are honored to be able to award Feeding Missouri $60,000, which will serve every county in Missouri and help feed our neighbors.”
“…if the current rate of senior food insecurity does not improve, then more than 7 million seniors could be food insecure.”
“These households rely on their monthly benefits to buy food for themselves and their families…what these thieves are doing is deplorable,”