FOOD INSECURITY in Montgomery County, MD affects:
- 1 in 3 Children
- 15% of Seniors
- 1 in 12 of ALL Residents
Founded in 1983, Manna Food Center’s mission is to end hunger in Montgomery County through education, advocacy and food distribution. At the start, with a dream and a meager budget, Manna was able to serve a few hundred. Today, Manna distributes about 12,000 pounds of food daily, serving almost 40,000 people each year.
HOW CAN YOU HELP?
- Donate food. Click HERE for the list of requested items and donation details, or view the graphic below. Select healthy options whenever possible.
- Donate funds. Make checks payable to LCSA and specify “Manna” in the memo line and/or on the donation envelope. Click HERE to donate funds online. Specify “Manna” in the OTHER blank on our secure payment page.
- Help load the truck on March 12 anytime from 7:30 am – 12 noon. Sign up in the Commons or contact Jennifer Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.