By Ashley Perham
Contributing Writer, B&R
The mother of nine-year-old GA Chayslee Mays shared the idea of a community Blessing Box to share free food and other items to members of the community. Anyone can take from the Blessing Box, and anyone can give.
Chayslee and her mom, Madison Byrd, had seen a similar box around town and thought it would be a good fit for FBC Kenton, according to Rhonda Poore, who helps with the GAs.
One side of the Blessing Box is stocked with easily prepared food items such as cereal, beans, rice, and canned vegetables. They also band water bottles and cracker packs together for people who need snacks on the go. [Read more…]