Did you know?
30 Million Americans are
affected by hunger
One in five children go hungry
part of every month
how people perform
perform in school
how people view
their communities and their lives
More than enough food is wasted
each year than is needed to feed all of our nation's hungry
RAM kitchen, we welcome nearly 100 people for lunch each day. We serve
elderly and children, men and women, veterans and disabled persons, homeless
and at-risk alike.
In 2017, we served 34,724 hot lunches, seven days a week and all holidays.
For those without home or perhaps with a home but living at or below the
poverty level, a hot meal can mean the difference between getting the
nutrients needed to survive and suffering the effects of malnutrition.
very fortunate to receive food donations from Kroger, Panera Bread,
Longhorn Steak House, Carrabba's
and Food Lion…
pantry is stocked with canned good donated to us by individuals and groups.
about 50 cans of vegetables to make one side dish for lunch. Normally our
lunches consist of a meat, two vegetables, salad, dessert, iced tea or Kool-aid
or soup, sandwich, vegetables and fruit for dessert.