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9th Annual Hunger Walk Raises Awareness

Hunger Walk 2020

Submitted by CAP-

MOUNT VERNON, Ky. – Hunger still walks among us and Christian Appalachian Project’s Grateful Bread Food Pantry partnered with the community in its 9th Annual Hunger Walk. The event is held each September to educate the public during Hunger Awareness Month. Last year, more than 1,300 walkers participated but due to COVID-19… Continue Reading 9th Annual Hunger Walk Raises Awareness

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Rockcastle County Schools Partner with Food Pantry to Meet Needs in the Community

MOUNT VERNON, Ky. — Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) and the Rockcastle County School District has had a long-standing partnership of serving students and their families. This foundation opened doors to continue to meet the needs of the most vulnerable populations under the constraints of guidelines established by the Centers for Disease Control to limit the… Continue Reading Rockcastle County Schools Partner with Food Pantry to Meet Needs in the Community

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RES Students Collect 1,485 Canned Food Items for CAP

Food Drive

Roundstone Elementary School students donated 1,485 canned food items  for the Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) Hunger Walk.  Ms. Jessica Bullock’s class collected the most items and won a pizza party.

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CAP Summer Feeding Program Available in Rockcastle County

CAP Summer Feeding

MOUNT VERNON, Ky. — Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) has been awarded a grant by Kentucky Kids Eat, a child nutrition program that is committed to ending childhood hunger in Kentucky by connecting kids to healthy meals 365 days a year. Through this program, CAP will provide free meals to children aged 18 and under in… Continue Reading CAP Summer Feeding Program Available in Rockcastle County

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RCHS Honors Club Learns Through Service

CAP Service Learning

Rockcastle County High School’s Honors Club demonstrated their commitment to helping people in need in the community by serving at Christian Appalachian Project’s Grateful Bread Food Pantry.

“We are grateful for the continued partnership with Rockcastle County Schools,” said Sherri Barnett, manager of Grateful Bread Food Pantry. “We depend on community volunteers to help prepare… Continue Reading RCHS Honors Club Learns Through Service

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RES Students Help Fight Hunger

RES Food Drive

Roundstone Elementary School participated in the 7th Annual Hunger Walk on Thursday, September 20th.  All 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders from RES attended the Hunger Walk that started at Rockcastle County Courthouse proceed to Mt. Vernon Elementary and returned to the Courthouse.  All RES students participated in a canned food drive to collect food items… Continue Reading RES Students Help Fight Hunger

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Rockcastle Students Participate in Community Hunger Walk

Students and staff from all Rockcastle County Schools, along with members of the Christian Appalachian Project and other community partners, participated in the 7th Annual Hunger Walk on September 20th, 2018.  The purpose of the walk is to raise awareness about and promote positive action in eliminating the issue of hunger in our county.  For… Continue Reading Rockcastle Students Participate in Community Hunger Walk

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RCMS Leadership Team Participates in Hunger Walk

The Leadership Team was pleased to participate in the 6th annual Hunger Walk through Mt. Vernon to raise awareness of those living in hunger in our community. The Leadership Team held a food drive at RCMS and collected 486 items through the generous donations of students and staff. Special thanks to Mrs. Wolfe’s and Mrs. Cope’s… Continue Reading RCMS Leadership Team Participates in Hunger Walk

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Free Summer Meals for Rockcastle Kids & Teens

FREE meals will be served at various locations in Rockcastle County this summer. Meals are offered free to all kids ages 18 and under. Simply drop by when meals are served – no sign-up or registration required.

Community Outreach Center 36 Castle Village Drive – Brodhead, KY 40409 Thursdays Begins June 1st and ends August… Continue Reading Free Summer Meals for Rockcastle Kids & Teens

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RCMS UNITE Club Donates Money to Fight Hunger

The RCMS Unite Club worked hard selling candy grams before Thanksgiving in order to raise money to assist with feeding the hungry in our community.  The club raised $200.  Sharri Barnett from the Grateful Bread accepted a check for $100 from Unite Club officers Camden Mink and Alexa Bussell. Pictured with Principal Marcus Reppert are Unite… Continue Reading RCMS UNITE Club Donates Money to Fight Hunger

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