Statesboro Food Bank Fund
What do my donation do?
$1 = 4 meals
The Food Bank provides over 11,000 meal each month.
How many meals can you support each month?
40 meals - ($10)
20 meals - ($5)
4 meals - ($1)
Your help is appreciated.
This is an ongoing fund with no set end date. If you can't donate now, please bookmark us and come back when you can. Everything donated will go to the Statesboro Food Bank.
Please help feed local citizen in need.
This is a project of the Statesboro Atheist and Secular Humanists. The club choose the Food Bank as their charity. The funds raised to date have come from across the United States and around the world.
Bulloch County Information
Bulloch County is one of the largest counties in Georgia by area, 690 sq miles. It has a population of 72,695 in 2013 with only 20,000 in Statesboro. It is mostly a rural county.
Economically, citizens generally lag behind state and national averages. The following Bulloch information should actually be lower considering that the Georgia Southern University and the hospital have higher than average employee wages. One third of Bulloch’s population is below the poverty line, almost 18% have not finished high school and an ethnic split of 66% white and 27.5% black.
Per capita money income in past 12 months
Georgia ...... $25,182
U.S. ............ $41,560
Median household income
Bulloch $35,840 Georgia $49,179
Persons below poverty level
Bulloch 31.3% Georgia 18.2%
(2013 dollars) http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/13/13031.html
To summarize, there are many families of low education and little income and are in need of our help as the economy grows around then and the politics targets to oppress them further.