September is Hunger Action Month


Celebrating Hunger Awareness Month starts by taking action against hunger this September. No one should have to go hungry, and Hunger Action Month reminds us that there are those out there who need the help, and that there are more… Read More

Hunger doesn’t take a summer vacation.

Adorable kid chows down hard on a piece of watermelon

Hunger doesn’t take a summer vacation. Most children can’t wait for summer, but for those who struggle with hunger, summer is one of the hardest times of the year. Over 4,500 kids in our community rely on free… Read More

Just Food at First Step


Starting in February, Just Food began offering cooking classes at First Step at Lakeview. Classes are offered at First Step on two occasions over the three week rehabilitation cycle. The program allows the women at First Step to… Read More

I am Just Food


Meet Sierra Jackson, on Sunday morning she was making breakfast for her kids and a faulty gas line caused her house to catch on fire. She lost almost everything including her entire kitchen supplies. Thanks to donations to… Read More

Creating Community One Meal at a Time

Summer Meals

Summer has started here in Lawrence, KS, which means the beginning of the summer meal program, locally called Fuel Up 4 Summer. The Summer Food Service Program is a federally funded strategy to ensure that children continue to… Read More

I am Just Food


“Because when I don’t have food for my family, you are all so sweet to help me. Sometimes all you need is a little help to get through for a bit.”

Adult Cooking Classes

Adult Cooking Classes(crop)

Just Cook Series at Lawrence Public Library! Join us for our next Just Cook Series occurring at the Lawrence Public Library. The series consists of four classes, every Tuesday, starting at 6pm. Classes will focus on creating nutritious and delicious, made-from-scratch… Read More