Did you know… In Arizona, 46.5% of households receiving SNAP benefits have children. 1 in 4 children in Arizona lives in poverty and is at risk of going to bed hungry. Arizona ranks 47th out of 50 states in the number of children who may not know where their next meal is coming from. These statistics came from FeedingAmerica.org.
Rio Vista Center in south Phoenix serves nearly 5,200 people every month who are in need of food. Foothills is proud to partner with Rio Vista, and over the next two weeks, we’re going to work hard to stock their pantry!
Between now and November 3, pick up some extra items while you do your own grocery shopping and bring them to the church!
Here’s the shopping list:
- Canned Non-Perishable Proteins
- Canned Non-Perishable Fruits and Vegetables