Maximum monthly income per eligible household (each additional household member over eight, $611): one person household, $1,722; two persons, $2,333; three people, $2,943; four people, $3,554; five people, $4,164; six people, $4,775; seven people, $5,385; and eight people, $5,996.
Eastern Illinois Foodbank works to alleviate hunger in eastern Illinois through cooperation with a network of food pantries, agencies and other programs like the Foodmobile program. The food bank distributes donated and discounted food throughout a 14-county service area in cooperation with 220 member agencies and programs. Through these agencies, the food bank provides food to more than 100,000 men, women and children each year.
The Eastern Illinois Foodbank is a member of Feeding America (formerly America’s Second Harvest), Feeding Illinois, the United Way of Coles County and the United Way of Champaign County.
Cadle Foundation and Eastern Illinois Foodbank will distribute a truckload of food from 10 a.m. to noon March 9 at Georgetown-Ridge Farm High School, 500 W Mulberry St., Georgetown.