Commission gives $100K to Facing Hunger Foodbank for expanded senior meals program

HUNTINGTON — Cabell County commissioners gave their blessing Thursday to a program that aims to feed senior citizens dealing with state budget cuts to the Meals on Wheels program.

During a regular meeting, commissioners unanimously agreed to give $100,000 from the county’s Senior Excess Levy to the Facing Hunger Foodbank. Of that, $85,000 will fund an expanded program providing meals to seniors experiencing food insecurities in Cabell County. An additional $15,000 will purchase fruits and vegetables for seniors who don’t have access to nutritious foods…read more


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