Nourishing Seniors

Senior Boxes

Our senior members can receive assistance through Senior Boxes, a program that provides nourishing food to food insecure seniors. A Senior Box includes 35 pounds of healthy foods, including canned protein, juice, vegetables, fruit and cereal. Across Northwest Missouri, 1219 boxes are provided to seniors through the USDA Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) while 133 are provide in Northeast Kansas.Get involved with Senior Boxes today. Sign up to volunteer, or contact Second Harvest calling 816-364-3663, ext.210 or emailing cmcguire@shcfb.org. Second Harvest requires volunteers every month to pack boxes and distribute these important resources to our seniors.