Kansas Food Bank http://kmuw.org en Delivering Hygiene Supplies to Needy Kansans http://kmuw.org/post/delivering-hygiene-supplies-needy-kansans <p></p><p>People who live in poverty are routinely faced with tough choices, like whether to buy food or pay the utility bills. For the poor, items like shaving cream, shampoo, and deodorant may be luxuries that are simply out of reach. <a href="http://www.kansasfoodbank.org/mobilehygienepantry/">But an effort is underway in Wichita</a> to provide the basic hygiene supplies that many of us take for granted.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:19:20 +0000 Bryan Thompson 26231 at http://kmuw.org Delivering Hygiene Supplies to Needy Kansans Kansas Food Bank Receives Walmart Grant http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-food-bank-receives-walmart-grant <p>Through Walmart's Fighting Hunger Together initiative, a Walmart store in Wichita gave a $50,000 grant to help expand the Kansas Food Bank of Wichita's backpack program.</p><p>Debi Kreutzman, community relations manager at Kansas Food Bank, said they were proud of the local community for participating in the effort.</p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 18:53:27 +0000 Frank Dudgeon 7817 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Food Bank Receives Walmart Grant