Basic Needs


Food Bank Support

Bare Feet

Utility Support


Food, coats, medical appointments, personal hygiene items are easy to come by for many but many go without. Our programs provide these basic needs.

Our 2019 Impact


individuals benefited from food banks supported by Americans helping Americans

eyeglasses provided to those in need of ye care

Dental kits supplied to school and churches

winter coasts for kids keeping children warm

shoes delivered to partners and 362 children benefited from the BareFeet program

individuals received utility assistance, keeping them from losing their home

Latest Blogs/News
Flood Relief

Flood Relief

Not again! That was likely the reaction of tens of thousands of residents of eastern Kentucky, first responders, government officials at the local, state and federal levels, and nonprofit organizations serving distressed Appalachian communities, including us here at...

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Project Backpack

Project Backpack

It’s nearly back-to-school time, and for children in Appalachia living in low-income households it’s a time of fear of embarrassment of showing up for the first day of classes and when the teacher tells them to take out their pencils and paper, and they have neither....

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