Help Kids Get Through the Summer

Jul 13, 2018

About Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank

Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank is a renowned philanthropic organization dedicated to serving the local community in Prescott and providing assistance to those in need. With a strong focus on addressing hunger and food insecurity, our mission is to ensure no child goes hungry, especially during the summer months.

Summer Hunger and Its Impact

Summer hunger is a critical issue that affects vulnerable children and families in our community. When school is out for summer break, the absence of meals provided by schools can put a heavy burden on families struggling to make ends meet. Many children rely on free or reduced-price school meals as their main source of nutrition, making the summer break a challenging time for them.

Our Summer Hunger Relief Programs

At Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank, we understand the urgency and importance of combating summer hunger. That's why we have developed comprehensive programs tailored to help kids get through the summer with healthy meals and ongoing support. Our initiatives include:

1. Summer Meal Program

Through our Summer Meal Program, we collaborate with local schools, organizations, and community partners to provide free nutritious meals to children during the summer months. These meals are designed to meet the dietary needs of growing kids while ensuring they receive the essential nutrients required for their overall well-being.

2. Mobile Food Pantry

Our Mobile Food Pantry is a unique initiative that brings the food bank directly to underserved neighborhoods and areas where transportation and access to traditional food assistance might be limited. By delivering fresh produce, canned goods, and pantry staples, we strive to eliminate barriers and ensure every child has access to healthy food options throughout the summer.

3. Summer Enrichment Programs

We believe that addressing summer hunger goes beyond providing meals. That's why we offer Summer Enrichment Programs that combine educational activities, sports, and other engaging experiences to ensure children have meaningful and enriching summer breaks. These programs not only help alleviate hunger but also provide opportunities for personal growth, learning, and social development.

Collaboration and Volunteer Opportunities

Our efforts in helping kids get through the summer would not be possible without the support of our dedicated volunteers, community partners, and generous donors. If you're passionate about making a difference and want to join our cause, we encourage you to contribute your time, resources, or skills. Together, we can make a lasting impact on the lives of children and families facing summer hunger.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, would like to get involved, or require assistance, please don't hesitate to reach out to us. We are always here to help. Contact Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank at:

Thank you for supporting our mission to help kids get through the summer and combat summer hunger. Your involvement can truly make a difference in the lives of those who need it most.

Mark Swedan
This is amazing help!
Nov 11, 2023
Dan Huggins
I'm grateful for the efforts of the Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank.
Oct 23, 2023
Sandy Bishop
Love the dedication of the Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank! ❤️
Oct 19, 2023
Andrew Bolton
Great initiative!
Oct 10, 2023
Ruben Leal
This is a cause worth supporting. Thank you for the important work you do!
Sep 22, 2023
Shawn Tin
I've heard great things about the impact of this food bank in Prescott.
Mar 30, 2023
Mercedes Tallo
The work of the Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank is truly inspiring.
Feb 6, 2023
Murray Bognovitz
It's crucial to address food insecurity, especially during the summer when kids are out of school.
Aug 22, 2022
Anatoliy Gavrylenko
This food bank is doing important work in the community.
Apr 8, 2021
Roger Martin
We need more organizations like this to support families in need.
Aug 10, 2020
Nickolas Shute
It's heartwarming to see organizations prioritizing the needs of the local community.
Feb 4, 2020
Bryan Bibbo
Supporting food banks is a great way to make a difference in the community.
Jan 23, 2019