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#SNAPFacts with Melanie

The following Q&A information was presented on September 23rd, 2020 on AARP Missouri's Facebook page via a facebook live event focused on helping Missourians access resources available to them. Check out this useful content from Melanie Hickox, Feeding Missouri's...

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AmerenCares Fund Donation

Columbia, MO - September 30, 2020 - Feeding Missouri has received a generous $111,000 donation from Ameren Corporation through The AmerenCares "Power of Giving" COVID-19 Community Response Fund. This money will help provide emergency assistance through a coalition of...

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New Resource Guide Available!

The Missouri Department of Social Services published a new resource guide for Missourians! You can access it here. This resource guide offers guidance and support for the following categories: food insecurity and how to access food assistance, maintaining shelter and...

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Did You Know You Can Buy Food Online Using SNAP?

Did you know that Missouri households that receive Food Assistance Program (also known as SNAP) benefits are now able to buy food online from Amazon.com, Walmart.com and Hy-vee.com using their EBT cards? Purchases can be made on eligible food items just as one would...

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Missourians Urgently Need Your Help!

Food Pantry demands have skyrocketed recently, with hundreds of thousands more visits & millions more pounds of food distributed throughout the state. Missouri residents need your help to combat hunger during these challenging times. Consider donating today to...

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State of Missouri providing hunger relief funds

Department of Social Services provides $1.5 million to six Missouri food banks from the Coronavirus Relief Fund JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Department of Social Services (DSS) will divide $1.5 million from the Coronavirus Relief Fund among Missouri’s six regional food...

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