We provide 1,481 hot meals on average each month at the Fireweed Diner.
Our Food Bank is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that distributes food through four different programs all under one roof. The KPFB distributes USDA commodities, administers an emergency direct service food program, collects and redistributes food through the warehouse distribution program for member agencies, and serves a hot meal daily (Monday-Friday).
The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) is a federal program that helps supplement the diets of low-income Americans by providing them with emergency food assistance at no cost. TEFAP services are from 12:00PM-4:00PM weekdays.
Our Fireweed Diner serves hot meals every weekday from 11:30AM-1:00PM and is free to the public, though donations are welcomed. We celebrate all holidays with a special meal.
The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) is a US Department of Agriculture (USDA) program designed to supplement the nutrition of seniors in need. Contents of the boxes follow state-approved meal plans consisting of grains, proteins, milk, cheese, fruits and vegetables. Seniors may receive CSFP once per month and eligibility is based on annual income.