According to Feeding America, 42.2 million Americans lived in food-insecure households in 2015. These households included 29.1 million adults and 13.1 million children. Without food pantries, many of our neighbors would be without a source for food. Those who operate food pantries are aware of the need and are struggling to meet that need. Here are some funding sources and food sources for food pantries.
One of the most frequent requests we receive is for food pantry programs and projects. Below are several hand-selected grant opportunities that can assist your food program and make sure every person goes to bed with a full stomach.
We consistently receive requests for help finding grants for food banks and food pantries. Dedicated individuals are working to make sure no one goes to bed hungry, and we want to make sure funding sources are readily accessible. Thus, we have compiled some possible grant opportunities below.