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Ozarks Food Harvest offers valuable benefits to partner charities

Ozarks Food Harvest offers valuable benefits to partner charities

October 1, 2021 in Bart's Hope Notes Harvest Time Newsletter

As the only food bank in southwest Missouri, Ozarks Food Harvest is the primary source of food for a network of 270 hunger-relief organizations across 28 counties in Missouri. This means the network depends on the food they receive from us every month. We rely on them to distribute that food to the thousands of individuals facing hunger across the Ozarks. It is our job to supply the food, but we do a lot more.

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Spreading hope in Polk County

Spreading hope in Polk County

August 9, 2021 in Agency Spotlight

A woman experiencing homelessness came to Community Outreach Ministries in Bolivar for food assistance. She not only received the food she needed, but she also worked with a case manager to help pull herself out of homelessness.

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Stopping food waste through Retail Pick-Up

Stopping food waste through Retail Pick-Up

July 9, 2021 in Food Bank News

Have you ever wondered what happens to food that’s no longer viable for retail sales but is still safe to eat? Instead of letting it go to waste, Ozarks Food Harvest rescues the food and gives it to individuals and families experiencing hunger in southwest Missouri.

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