Johnson County Friends Feeding Friends receives Hazel Patterson grant

Johnson County Friends Feeding Friends is ramping up its efforts to feed more food insecure children thanks to the Hazel Patterson Memorial Endowment Fund.

Friends Feeding Friends recently received a grant from the fund, which is managed by the Wyoming Community Foundation. Friends Feeding Friends is a nonprofit organization serving food-insecure children in Johnson County. The organization reaches, on average, 160 children throughout the county.

The grant funds received will help purchase food for weekend meals and fill food pantries in the schools.

“We are so thankful to be awarded the Hazel Patterson grant for 2020,” said Heather Haas, JC-FFF board president. “This grant, along with additional generous community support, helps us continue to grow as an organization. JC-FFF is blessed.”

To learn more about Friends Feeding Friends or to donate, visit

The Wyoming Community Foundation is a nonprofit organization that works with donors to support the charitable causes they care most about. In 2019 the Wyoming Community Foundation granted over $11 million to charitable causes across the state.

For information call 307-721-8300 or visit their website at




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