The Central Illinois Foodbank has some excited news they want to share. They recently received a $10,000 grant that will be put to immediate use in the area.
Public Relations Manager Ashely Earnest with the Foodbank says they are excited to team up with 4 local food pantries.
Co-Coordinator with the Taylorville Food Pantry says they recently attended a meeting and immediately started to implement what they learned.
Gerlinda Johnson is the produce Manager for the Taylorville Food Pantry, she was one of the first members in the building after the meeting and shares what they are hoping ot change.
Earnest, Hagen, and Johnson appeared as guests on the Newstalk WTIM Morning Show.