Kentucky Ag News

Hunger Task Force regional meetings scheduled this week


Kentucky Department of Agriculture


FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Hunger Task Force will continue its series of regional meetings with two stops this week.

The meeting locations, dates, and times are:

  • London, Wednesday, July 6, 1-3 p.m., God's Pantry (Southeast Regional Distribution Center), 1215 East Fourth Street; and
  • Lexington, Thursday, July 7, 3-5 p.m., God's Pantry Food Bank, 1685 Jaggie Fox Way


The Hunger Task Force is part of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s Hunger Initiative, a first-of-its-kind effort to alleviate food insecurity in Kentucky. The objectives of the Hunger Task Force will be to study the sources of hunger, identify the unique issues that affect different regions of the Commonwealth, and take an inventory of resources that can be brought to bear against the hunger problem in Kentucky.

For more information about the Hunger Task Force and the Hunger Initiative, go to