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.

Food for Thought Backpack Food Drive

November is just around the corner, which means it's almost time for Hunger Awareness Month! This year, we have pushed back our Annual Food for Thought Food Drive to November to further enhance our month long focus on our Hunger Fighting efforts. Thoughout the month...

Finale Rallies, Friday November 1st!

It's the final week of our 8th Annual Food Fight! Last year the Tigers abruptly ended the Pups six year win streak. We are again closing out Food Fight with the Finale Rally, giving one last push to support your home team. Tigers and Pups fans, check out the schedule...

November is Hunger Awareness Month!

In recognition of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness month, every November, The Stark County Hunger Task Force observes “Hunger Awareness Month". In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Hunger Awareness Month is a time set aside to focus on gratitude, generosity, and...

Food Fight 2019!

McKINLEY V. MASSILLON Who will collect the most food and win Food Fight 2019? The Pups took the honors for SIX years … 2012 / 5,300 meals of 9500 total collected 2013 / 13,284 pounds of 16,727 total collected 2014 / 16,794 pounds of 27,000 total collected 2015...

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.

Food for Thought Backpack Food Drive

November is just around the corner, which means it's almost time for Hunger Awareness Month! This year, we have pushed back our Annual Food for Thought Food Drive to November to further enhance our month long focus on our Hunger Fighting efforts. Thoughout the month...

Finale Rallies, Friday November 1st!

It's the final week of our 8th Annual Food Fight! Last year the Tigers abruptly ended the Pups six year win streak. We are again closing out Food Fight with the Finale Rally, giving one last push to support your home team. Tigers and Pups fans, check out the schedule...

November is Hunger Awareness Month!

In recognition of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness month, every November, The Stark County Hunger Task Force observes “Hunger Awareness Month". In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Hunger Awareness Month is a time set aside to focus on gratitude, generosity, and...

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