Update: Thanks to everyone that contributed to the Stuff The Truck Event at Kroger on April 1st.  The event raised approximately 900 pounds of food in addition to collecting some financial donations for the Athens County Food Pantry.  A special thank you to the R.E.A.C.H. organization for conducting the event on our behalf!  The community support for helping the food-insecure in our county is very much appreciated!


We are pleased to announce that there will be a “Stuff The Truck” event at Kroger in Athens (919 E State St, Athens, OH 45701) on April 1st from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm where donations will be collected to benefit the Athens County Food Pantry.  The event is sponsored by R.E.A.C.H. – Resources and Education for Athens County Health.  REACH is a partnership between Ohio University’s College of Health Sciences and Professions and the College of Osteopathic Medicine, The Diabetes Institute, and the Athens County Food Pantry, with the support and approval of Kroger Foods.

REACH’s mission: Provide education and connection to services to Athens County to promote healthy living.
REACH’s vision: Healthy living for all.

For more about REACH, see this REACH pamplet.

So come on out to Kroger on April 1st between 8:00 am and noon, and support the Athens County Food Pantry!

For more information contact:

Cheryl Howe: howec@ohio.edu
Jennifer Yoder: yoderj@ohio.edu
Karin Bright: kbright@ofbf.org

Update: 2017 Stuff The Truck at Kroger! THANK YOU!