Beating Jackson food
insecurity one bite at a time.


Jackson Meals Matter is a program designed to address food insecurity in the City of Jackson, especially amongst school aged children who are some of our most vulnerable citizens.

IN HINDS COUNTY,

home of the City of Jackson, 25% of residents have difficulty accessing food on a regular basis.



PROJECT OBJECTIVES

Jackson Meals Matter!

As a part of the National League of Cities CHAMPS Leadership Academy grantee requirements, we aim to complete a number of objectives by December 31st 2019. Click below to learn more.


Our Objectives

MEDIA AND NEWS LINKS

Jackson receives $120K grant to fight hunger


The City of Jackson announced Monday it had been awarded $120,000 in the form of a grant from the National League of Cities to help battle hunger.


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FOOD RESOURCE LOCATIONS

Don't skip that meal! Search below for food resource sites closest to you.


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