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A new food bank ministry in Verona plans to feed over 300 households a month until December.

A Food Truck Friday Food Drive to benefit the Tupelo/Lee County Hunger Coalition will be hosted Friday, September 11 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fairpark.

This morning, I met Jason Martin at St. Luke’s Food Pantry. Jason Martin moved to Tupelo in 2007 from Selmer, TN. He is the director of Luke’s Food Pantry.

Mobile food banks have been occurring throughout North Mississippi and the MidSouth to address ongoing food insecurity as a result of COVID-19.

Volunteers spent part of their day packing boxes of food that will be given to needy people throughout Lee County.

Frozen sandwich maker Raybern’s is donation thousands of its signature deli-style Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches to a local food bank.

Tupelo Public School District has partnered with the Tupelo/Lee County Hunger Coalition to create a plan for buses to drop off meals for students at certain stops throughout the city beginning Wednesday, April 1.

The Tupelo/Lee County Hunger Coalition will provide free meals for children this week to students 18 years old or younger from Tuesday, March 17, through Friday, March 20, at these locations and times: