HeartLand Hands Food Pantry for DeSoto County

HeartLand Hands is committed to strengthening our community by providing food assistance to residents of North Mississippi. As of July 2012, over 14,000 families made up of some 45,133 individuals have been served. Our administrative cost are relatively low as HeartLand Hands is staffed by an average of 34 volunteers per day donating some 1430 hours per month. Our facilities are provided through our partnership with HeartLand Church. No cost is ever accessed to the client. 

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Started in November, 2006, HeartLand Hands is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supported by voluntary contributions from individuals, churches, and businesses. As a 501(C)(3) all donations are tax deductible. 

Agency of MidSouth Food Bank and MS Food Network
HeartLand Hands meets and exceeds the requirements of Memphis' MidSouth Food Bank. The MidSouth Food Bank is an independent, nondenominational 501(c)(3) Tennessee corporation founded in 1981 and is a member of Feeding America, the national network of food banks. MS Food Network is the main supplier of USDA foods. HeartLand Hands is one of the largest food pantries in DeSoto County and is stocked with items such as canned goods, staple goods, wipes, cleaning supplies, hygiene items and much more. These items are handed out free by volunteers to those who are in need. 

Connie James on AFA Radio Speaks Out for HeartLand Hands

HeartlandHands director, Connie James talks with talkshow host Tim Wildmon about what Heartland Hands is and what it means to the community as well as some of the struggles they are currently going through. Do not miss out on this interview whether you are in the Desoto County area or wanting to keep up with what is going on with feeding those that are in need.

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Click here for a small list of items we give out regularly.

News Channel 5

Read the latest news story on WMCTV concerning Heartland Hands and what one of our clients had to say about it here.

Heartland Hands was recently interviewed on local News Channel 3. See it here.

A special thank you to Southaven Cheerleaders and Amy Cobb for all you are doing. Check back soon for a full report of their involvement or click on the picture above for more information.  






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