Mayfield-Graves County Need Line / Food Pantry

Last updated on 01/12/2022

Photo, courtesy of The Mayfield Messenger

Senior Citizens Commodities distribution TBA.

Persons picking up commodities are asked not to arrive before 7:00 a.m. The food commodities are for local senior citizens, 60 years or older, who have signed up and been approved for the program. For more information or to find out if you qualify, call the Needline & Food Pantry at (270) 247-6333 from 9:00 a.m. to noon Monday through Thursday.


Senior Citizens Commodities

Need Line hours

Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Food Pantry hours

Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Mission Statement:

To coordinate the efforts of churches and other community service organizations in providing for the emergency needs of the people of Mayfield and Graves County.

Services Provided:

USDA and Community Pantry Foods - for individuals and families in need and are income eligible.

Commodity Supplemental Food Program - for persons 60 years or older and income eligible.

Assist families in crisis with utilities, doctor visits, prescriptions, and homelessness.

Referrals as needed to other agencies in the community.

Volunteer opportunities.


The Mayfield-Graves County Needline and Food Pantry prohibits discrimination on the bases of race, color, national origin, sex/gender, age or disability.

SENIOR COMMODITY PSA

The Mayfield and Graves County Needline and Food Pantry is the Graves County distribution point for the Federal Commodity Supplemental Food Program; otherwise known as Senior Commodities.

Seniors who are at least 60 years old and meet the qualifications of income levels must register to receive these commodities. Commodities can include fruits and vegetables, canned meats, cereals, juices, crackers and cheese and are distributed the third Friday of every month from 8  a.m.- 10 a.m.

Be a resident of Graves County

Must provide an identification

Proof of income for the ENTIRE HOUSEHOLD is required

Income requirements are based on income of all the persons in the household.

If you, or someone you know might qualify for Senior Commodities, bring the necessary documentation to the Needline- Food Pantry location at 424 South 9th Street, Monday - Thursday between 10 am and Noon.

For more information call the Needline & Food Pantry at (270) 247-6333.

Photo: Left to Right
Jackie Herdon, Keith Lowry, Pete Galloway

A donation to the Mayfield Graves County Need Line and Food Pantry

Keith Lowry, Tournament Director of Greater Lynnville Oak (GLO), presented Jackie Herdon, Director of Mayfield Graves County Need Line and Food Pantry and Pete Galloway, Vice Chairman, with a $2,000 donation.

The funds were raised by a yearly golf tournament held to gift various Graves County charities. The tournament was held September 13, 2020 at the Fulton County Golf Club with approximately 90 participants.

Pete Galloway approached Mr. Lowry to suggest Mayfield Graves County Need Line and Food Pantry for consideration of a donation.

Mr. Lowry stated that he would like to thank all who participated in this year’s fundraiser, and Mr. Herdon would like to thank Mr. Lowry and Greater Lynnville Oak Club for their generous donation.

 

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