Dare to Care Demand Grows, Hunger Walk Approaches

The leaders of the Dare to Care Food Bank say this year’s hunger walk in Louisville has to be bigger than ever. Since late 2007, Dare to Care has seen the demand for food increase 67 percent. One out of every six area families now relies on the food bank for a portion of its… Continue reading Dare to Care Demand Grows, Hunger Walk Approaches

Louisville Hunger Walk Set For September

By Andy Freudenburg Many of Louisville’s religious leaders gathered Wednesday to announce their support for 32nd Annual Hunger Walk planned for September. The event, organized by Dare to Care and will consist of a 5k walk or run. Proceeds will go to Dare to Care and The World Food Programme. Louisville Catholic Archbishop Joseph Kurtz… Continue reading Louisville Hunger Walk Set For September

First-Time Food Bank Visitors Increase

The number of people seeking emergency food assistance in Louisville is going up.  Metro United Way reports the number of people visiting food banks has risen by thirty-percent, and the number of people seeking that kind of assistance for the first time has gone up forty-percent. Metro United Way President Joe Tolan says they’re recruiting… Continue reading First-Time Food Bank Visitors Increase