Katy Christian Ministries’ Food Pantry Fast Facts
Katy Christian Ministries is a non-profit organization serving the Katy and West Houston areas. We have social services that provide emergency financial assistance, food pantries, a crisis center that houses the domestic abuse center and sexual assault center. Additionally, we have two resale shops and two donation centers.
In 2009, Katy Christian Ministries’ Food Pantry:
• Served more than 7,312 families and 21,828 Individuals. Children represented 53% or 11,508 of those served.
• Provided 8,742 grocery bags and 2,558 personal Care bags.
• Distributed 11,969 pounds of hamburger meat
So far in 2010, we have seen an increased demand in the following areas:
• Families 18%
• Adults 15%
• New Families 26%
• Hamburger meat 27%
It costs $7,250 every other month for one Personal Care bag per family served alone.
Most requested items:
• Vegetable Oil
• Pancake mix with Syrup
• Apple Juice
• Ritz Crackers
We’re proud of the work we are doing in the community and could not continue without your support. 2010 will prove to be an especially challenging year and we need your help. Please consider supporting Katy Christian Ministries. You may make a donation online at www.ktcm.org or call 281-391-5261.
Additionally, we are currently collecting Box Tops for Education coupons, Soup Labels for Education, and plastic grocery bags.