Family Food Center
Family Food Center envisions a community where everyone has access to good quality, nutritious food, understands the consequences of hunger and poor nutrition, and is committed to creating a stronger, healthier local county.
FOOD DISTRIBUTION IS THURSDAYS 5PM - 6PM
Family Food Center envisions a community where all have access to good, nutritious food and everyone understands the short and long-term effects of hunger and poor nutrition.
Our Mission Statement
Family Food Center is working to eliminate hunger and improve the health and well-being of our community through access to healthy and nutritious foods, community education, and advocacy.
Family Food Center distributes food on Thursdays evenings 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Bethel Harvest Church. To receive food just bring a valid photo I.D, showing proof of Jessamine or Fayette County residency!
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Family Food Center?
Family Food Center provides access to high-quality, nutritious food on a weekly basis.
What are the requirements to receive food?
Family Food Center serves residents of Jessamine and Fayette Counties. There are no income requirements. All we ask is that you bring a valid and current ID. A driver’s license or current bill indicating your address is an acceptable form of ID.
What are the hours of operation?
Food Distribution is open from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Thursdays.
Where is Family Food Center located?
We are located at Bethel Harvest Church at 3260 Lexington Road, Nicholasville, Ky 40356
Can I pick up food at other times?
Our food distribution is only open on Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Is there a limit on the number of times I can pick up food for the month?
No. There is no limit to the times you may pick up food each month. We just ask that you only pick up once per distribution.
There are several family members in my household. Can I pick up more than 1 box of food?
We distribute 1 box of food per household.
I cannot make it to a food distribution day. Can someone else pick up my box of food?
At the current time, we do not allow people to pick up food for others.
Is Family Food Center open on holidays?
We are open on Thursdays. Any change to the schedule for a holiday will be posted and announced in advance.