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1:07 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Kentucky Shows Growing Need for Emergency Food Assistance

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A new study from the Kentucky Association of Food Banks shows one in seven Kentuckians, or more than 600,000 people, receives emergency food assistance each year. 

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4:05 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Hunger Continuing as Major Issue in Kentucky, Meal Gap Study Reports

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Hunger issues continue to complicate life for many Kentucky families.  This reality is reflected in the just-released "Map the Meal Gap Report".

The meal gap study, released by Feeding America, shows 17 percent of people in the state are food insecure. That figure includes more than 220,000 Kentucky children. Fulton County had the highest food insecurity rate at 23 percent.

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