Children and families in Stark County, Ohio, need fresh, healthy food. However, they can’t always afford it or don’t have easy access to it. According to Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank, Stark County’s food insecurity rate is 14.2%, which equals about 53,000 people. For children in the area, the rate is 20.5% – about 16,770 kids.
Thankfully, there are food pantries throughout the county that provide items to take home. Find a food pantry below or use Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank’s agency map to find a location near you.
Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, so we encourage you to contact the organization before going.