KCRG Show You Care Virtual Food Drive


KCRG-TV9's Show You Care is at it again this year helping our HACAP Food Reservoir with a virtual food drive that will raise funds for food insecure Eastern Iowans!KCRG Show You Care

Funds from the online drive will be used to provide Thanksgiving food items to families and children that HACAP serves through it's 9 county service area. Families who are receiving services from HACAP are living at or below the Federal Poverty Guidelines. The overall mission of the food drive is to create awareness about food insecurity and raise funds to purchase food for distribution to those in need.

Fast Facts:

  • HACAP Food Reservoir distributed over 12 million pounds of food in the past year 
  • 53,000 food insecure people in East Central iowa
  • Over 150 partner agencies
  • 79 schools participating in BackPack Program
  • $1 = 6 lbs of food = 5 meals