Together we can end hunger in Koochiching County
1 in 11
children do not have access to the nutrition they need to thrive
1 in 6
In the State of Minnesota 1 in 6 people experienced food insecurity in 2021
Seniors are the fastest growing group of food shelf shoppers
*Statistics from Second Harvest Heartland
Hunger is a solvable problem
We believe that hunger, and all the related negative impacts, are a solvable problem. We believe that, in partnership with our community, we can work together to minimize the barriers that are keeping people in our community from accessing food, central among them being- financial, lack of transportation and health related diet restrictions. In partnership with our supporters we continue to focus on connecting hungry people in our community with the food they need to fuel flourishing lives.
there were over 9,000 people served at our KCFA locations
200,000 lbs of food
KCFA distributed food to make 160,000 meals
Community support is what drives the work of KCFA. Without the generosity of our community, we would be unable to continue our work. We rely on support in many forms- time donation in the form of volunteering, financial donations, in kind donations, food and household item donations and more.Our supporters drive the mission of KCFA. If you entrust us with a gift, of any kind, you can be confident that we will take extra care to make sure it has the highest possible community impact.