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Win a car and drive out hunger!

Win a car and drive out hunger!

The 2014 Food For the People Car Raffle is HERE---again!   The Stark County Hunger Task Force is proud to announce this year's Food For the People Car Raffle, brought to you by the generosity of Progressive Chevrolet. Tim and Craig Sanders have again donated a...

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A Community Thrives

A Community Thrives

  What if we all gave together? We can! Starting on July 18, our community will come together to support the essential work of our organization to fundraise for our Hunger Fighting programs. We are one of the charities participating in A Community Thrives, a...

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Become a Palette 2 Palate Committee Member!

Become a Palette 2 Palate Committee Member!

Our 8th Annual Palette 2 Palate Charity Art Auction is back in person this year! We are slated to fight hunger through this unique fundraiser on October 8, 2022 at the Cultural Center for the Arts. We are looking for committee members to help us make this year's event...

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Save the Date! Palette 2 Palate is October 8th

Save the Date! Palette 2 Palate is October 8th

The Canton arts community continues its collaboration with the Stark County Hunger Task Force to fight local hunger by preparing to stage the seventh annual Palette 2 Palate charity art event. Many talented local artists have graciously donated their work to be...

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Become a Spring Event Sponsor

Become a Spring Event Sponsor

Hey Hunger Fighters! We have two Spring events that we are looking for a few generous sponsors for. Please see below and see which event is a good fit for your business! Interested sponsors can contact Stephanie at stephanie@starkhunger.org.  Stark County Game Night:...

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Stark County Game Night

Stark County Game Night

Families, couples, and enthusiasts alike are invited to Canton’s own Milestone Game Bar in the pursuit of ending hunger in Stark County. Bring your friends, family, or meet new people! Tickets are $25 a player and includes one gourmet hot dog, a side, and a...

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We’re Hiring!

We’re Hiring!

Are you passionate about serving your community? Consider applying for our Executive Administrative Assistant position! Here is what we are looking for in a candidate: Position Summary  This part-time position will provide essential support to the Executive Director...

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Fairways to Fight Hunger 2022: Canceled

Fairways to Fight Hunger 2022: Canceled

Tee off on our hunger-fighting team While we choose between a nine iron and a wedge, many of our neighbors are choosing between basic necessities and food. When most families are hungry, they go to a grocery store; for thousands of residents in Stark County who are...

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Winter Weather Closure

Winter Weather Closure

  Stark County Hunger Task Force’s offices and emergency pantry will be closed Thursday, February 3rd and Friday, February 4th due to the threat of inclement weather. Any individual in need of emergency food assistance during this closure is encouraged to contact...

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Full Belly, Full Heart

Full Belly, Full Heart

February is a month where we celebrate love in all forms. This Valentine's Day give the gift of hope by donating to our Full Belly, Full Heart fundraiser. Every dollar donated allows us to provide six meals to a neighbor in need. With every donation of over $25 you...

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Winter Volunteer Opportunities

Winter Volunteer Opportunities

We here at Stark County Hunger Task Force are dedicated to fighting hunger through the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact our services are needed now more than ever. Help us continue to fight hunger by becoming a volunteer. We have opportunities available five days a week to...

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Virtual 40th Birthday!

Virtual 40th Birthday!

We have been fighting hunger and feeding Stark County families for 40 years. When we were founded in 1981, we were serving 3,000 a month with 4 pantries. Fast forward to 2021 and we are serving 34,000 a month with close to 40 pantries in our network. Our Backpack for...

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Call for Artists!

Call for Artists!

Call for artists: We are looking for local professional artists to participate in our signature Palette 2 Palate art auction event. Proceeds from this event benefit our hunger fighting efforts. We are looking for a wide range of art to auction off; paintings, pottery,...

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

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...

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Fighting Hunger For 40 Years

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...

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Hunger Can Live Anywhere

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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Sponsor Our Golf Outing

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...

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Fairways to Fight Hunger 2021

Fairways to Fight Hunger 2021

Tee off on our hunger-fighting team While we choose between a nine iron and a wedge, many of our neighbors are choosing between basic necessities and food. When most families are hungry, they go to a grocery store; for thousands of residents in Stark County who are...

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Executive Director Job Posting

Executive Director Job Posting

We have an opening for an Executive Director. Please see the job description below or click the highlighted link. Applications must to received by March 8th. Send resumes and cover letters to starkhungerjobs@gmail.com STARK COUNTY HUNGER TASK FORCE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR...

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