EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The Tri-State Food Bank has received a $6,000 donation from the Darden Foundation.
The money will be used to help Tri-State families get access to adequate, nutritious food.
The food bank says it will provide up to 42,000 meals to families facing food insecurity.
The Tri-State Food Bank is one of 193 food banks to receive this funding from the Darden Foundation.
It’s projected this grant will help the food bank fund several initiatives, including weekend BackPack Programs, mobile pantries in rural areas and meal boxes for low-income senior citizens.
More information about the food bank can be found here.