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Hunger in Marion County Tennessee in 2019

In our county of approximately 28,500 citizens, did you know that 14% of us go hungry because of high food prices, low wages, unemployment, disability, etc. In Tennessee, Williamson County (Franklin and Brentwood) has the lowest percentage (7%), while Lake … Continue reading

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Thank You Cheryl Hale!

Last month we put out an urgent appeal for volunteers “to help staff the first and fourth Saturdays each month and four times per year the fifth Saturday“. Many thanks to Cheryl Hale for her work in recruiting and scheduling … Continue reading

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Monthly Results for August 2019

Food Bank Results Category MCCM1Reporting CAFB2Reporting Adults 1096 807 Children 499 324 Families 555 399 Boxes 796 N/A Total Active Clients 1148 N/A Total Inactive Clients3 2457 N/A New Clients This Month 23 N/A Net Growth This Month 2.003% N/A … Continue reading

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Food Waste In America *

Reducing food waste one banana at a time April 29, 2019 by Tori Waite (of Feeding America) Whether you eat bananas as a grab-and-go treat or an ingredient in a smoothie – they are delicious and packed with nutrients. Even … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed For Some Saturdays

Historically, Saturdays have not been our busiest days. Recently, Saturdays have been very busy and we believe that trend will continue for the near future. We need volunteers to help staff the first and fourth Saturdays each month and four … Continue reading

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Monthly Results for July 2019

Food Bank Results Category MCCM1 Reporting CAFB2 Reporting Adults 1028 793 Children 489 363 Families 507 385 Boxes 745 N/A Total Active Clients 1136 N/A Total Inactive Clients3 2446 N/A New Clients This Month 19 N/A Net Growth This Month … Continue reading

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Shop Prime Day at Amazon and Help MCCM

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Monthly Results for June 2019

Food Bank Results Category MCCM1 Reporting CAFB2 Reporting Adults 941 673 Children 423 276 Families 485 348 Boxes 686 N/A Total Active Clients 1138 N/A Total Inactive Clients3 2422 N/A New Clients This Month 22 N/A Net Growth This Month … Continue reading

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Father’s Day 2019

Why not purchase that gift for Dad from Amazon? If you do, Amazon makes a contribution to MCCM at no cost to you. Just click on the picture above and you will be directed to the Amazon website where Amazon, … Continue reading

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MCCM’s Building

The Holsten Conference of the United Methodist Church has donated and deeded our building and grounds to us. The grounds also include the cemetery behind the building.

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