To provide supplemental food to eligible households.

See the most recent distribution schedule under FAMILY ASSISTANCE Latest News.



Eligible  persons fall within 150% of the poverty guidelines and receive SSI, SSA, TANF or live in public housing.


  1. To supplement nutrition in eligible households.
  2. To educate eligible households about nutrition.
  3. To assist the USDA with surplus food delivery.

Explanation of Services

Eligible consumers receive surplus food quarterly in all five Mountain Valley counties.

Number of Persons Served

2100 persons per year.

Source of Funding

USDA and Tennessee Department of Agriculture

Counties Served

Campbell, Claiborne, Morgan, Scott, and Union.

For More Information Please Contact: Veronica Stephens at (865) 691-2551 ext. 4229 or by E-mail at