Who do we serve?
Since 1983 Hunger, Inc has been distributing food at no cost to residents of Perry Township and Beech Grove. The purpose of Hunger, Inc. is to provide food to those who demonstrate an immediate need. The clients who come to Hunger, Inc for help have faced a variety of crises such as unemployment, unexpected medical bills or a reduction in their income. Those who are assisted receive enough food to last several days.
In 2013 more than 148,000 lbs. of food were given out by the pantry to feed more than 15,100 people.
How do we operate?
Hunger, Inc is a nonprofit, incorporated agency. Food donations to Hunger, Inc come from many southside organizations, churches, schools, businesses and individuals.
Donate with your wallet
Monetary donations are used to obtain additional food, when needed. Donated money is also used to pay the utility and maintenance bills of the pantry. No donation is too small.
Donate with your time
Volunteer opportunities at Hunger, Inc include helping to distribute food to the clients when the pantry is open, picking up food donations or serving on the Board.