I AM IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE

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The Stark County Hunger Task Force is here for you.

I WANT TO HELP FIGHT HUNGER BY VOLUNTEERING

Volunteers are the lifeblood of our organization. We rely on the service of our community members to help in the fight against hunger. As the need for our services grows, we are always looking for new volunteers.

I WANT TO HELP FIGHT HUNGER BY DONATING TODAY

Private contributions constitute our primary means of financial support. Our mission allows for every dollar raised to distribute up to seven pounds of food directly into the hands of local families in need.

80’s Days: Like Jeans Day, But 100% Better

We have been fighting hunger for 40 years! All this year we will be traveling through the decades. We are of course starting with the totally awesome decade of the 80's. One way you can celebrate with us is by hosting an 80's Day at your office. Think of it as a Jeans...

Fighting Hunger For 40 Years

   The year was 1981. The #1 song was "Bette Davis Eyes", the #1 movie was "Raiders of the Lost Ark", and you may have been still trying to figure out the Rubix Cube. 1981 was the year that our hunger fighting journey began. Even from the beginning, Stark County...

Hunger Can Live Anywhere

The past year has been an especially hard one for a lot of folks in our community. Many, like Yvonne, found themselves in need of a little help. “I have a large household to feed. I have people in my house that have fallen on hard times since COVID and have lost jobs....

Sponsor Our Golf Outing

With the golf outing teeing off our annual Hunger at Home Campaign, your support will help feed the 40,000 individuals a month for whom we provide free groceries through our network of close to forty pantries throughout the county. Our Backpack for Kids program feeds...

OUR IMPACT

31,000

fed each month, network wide

1,000

backpacks provided weekly in 11 different schools, network wide

600,000

pounds of food distributed annually through the SCHTF pantry and backpacks

6 Million

pounds of food distributed annually

WE'RE PROUD TO CALL STARK COUNTY OUR HOME

Our organization’s focus, mission, vision — all of our programs, all those we serve, and all the contributions we receive stay right here in Stark County. We strive to provide free, nutritious groceries to those in need, along with a smile and a dash of hope that things will be better.

 

ABOUT USABOUT OUR PROGRAMS

OUR PANTRY NETWORK

Alliance Community Pantry

215 East Market St.
Alliance, 44601

SCHTF Community Campus Pantry

Canal Fulton Community Cupboard

Canton Friendship Center

Community Drop In Center

Grace United Church of Christ

Believer's Assembly Church

Canton Calvary Mission

Faith Kitchen

Grace Fellowship

Helping Hands Network

Lake Township F.I.S.H.

Life Song Church

Louisville Community Cupboard

Minerva United Methodist Church

Life Hope Church

Minerva Community Outreach at St. Paul's Evan. Lutheran

Mount Zion Church

Rivertree Christian Church

North Canton Church of Christ

Salvation Army - Canton

Salvation Army - Minerva

Serving Hands Ministry

St. Barbara RC Church

Salvation Army - Massillion

Sherrick Road Church of God

St Joan of Arc

Urban Ark Ministries

TOSM (Truimph Over Satan) Ministries

Zion Lutheran Church

Tuslaw Food Pantry (Chapel of the Cross UMC)

MISSION

The Stark County Hunger Task Force fights hunger in our community by providing financial, logistic, strategic, and food support to our network of local emergency food pantries.

VISION

We believe our work does more than just provide free groceries to those in need: we ease anxiety, inspire hope, and promote wellness. By alleviating hunger in Stark County, we are building a stronger community.

HISTORY

Since 1981, the Stark County Hunger Task Force has helped serve the hungry of our community. Our organization provides financial, logistical, strategic, and food assistance to a network of over 30 food pantries throughout Stark County.

80’s Days: Like Jeans Day, But 100% Better

We have been fighting hunger for 40 years! All this year we will be traveling through the decades. We are of course starting with the totally awesome decade of the 80's. One way you can celebrate with us is by hosting an 80's Day at your office. Think of it as a Jeans...

Fighting Hunger For 40 Years

   The year was 1981. The #1 song was "Bette Davis Eyes", the #1 movie was "Raiders of the Lost Ark", and you may have been still trying to figure out the Rubix Cube. 1981 was the year that our hunger fighting journey began. Even from the beginning, Stark County...

Hunger Can Live Anywhere

The past year has been an especially hard one for a lot of folks in our community. Many, like Yvonne, found themselves in need of a little help. “I have a large household to feed. I have people in my house that have fallen on hard times since COVID and have lost jobs....

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