If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say
unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and
it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.
                                                                 Matthew 17:20

FOOD FOR KIDS

"Feeding Kids with a Mustard Seed of Faith"

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

Sheila and Kenzie Gilbert were inducted  into the 2017 Black Archives Hall of Fame for their leadership and contributions to the St. Joseph community.  


(Read more, by clicking here).

Saturday, November 7,  2015

Food for Kids hosted their Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway at St. Francis Baptist Temple, St. Joseph, Missouri. They had 200 turkeys to giveaway and 150 people lined up to receive their free Thanksgiving Turkey.  Chick-Fil-A donated 100 chicken sandwiches to the volunteers in support of Food for Kids founders, Kenzie and Shelia Gilbert.   Click on the YouTube video below:

Published on August 10, 2016

by stjoechannel.com. Click here to view News Footage  by Amber Smith. Restaurant Feeds St. Joseph Food for Kids Free.  Kenzie and Shelia Gilbert founded Food for Kids, a program that provides sack lunches to 150 local kids a day during the summer months.  San Jose Steakhouse and Mexican Grill fed 50 Food for Kids absolutely free of charge Wednesday.  They have a Turkey Drive the first week of November 2016 and welcome donations. here to edit text

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Published on April 15, 1016

St. Joseph News Press - "Helping Other Across St. Joe" 16 Honored with Mother Teresa Community Service Award at a Reflections of Hope Dinner held at Lady of Guadalupe Church. Shelia and Kenzie Gilbert were 2 of 16 people who received the 2016 Award which honors those who humbly serve others in and around the St. Joseph community.  See Video footage and Newspaper Articles shown below: 

Published on March 26, 2016. Grace 4 Me TV with Co-Pastor Dr. Jeaneal Byrd Interviews; Food 4 Kids with Deacon and Sis. Sheila Gilbert & End Time Evangelism with Sis. Joann Davis and Minister Gloria Mathany. See YouTube Video shown below: 

Published on Dec 15, 2013

Food for Kids Program is a ministry that provides assistance and nutrition in St. Joseph, MO to children and families during the summer and holidays  -- Wellspring Community Church.

Archived Food for Kids News Releases:

Summer of 2010

First Presbyterian Church & Food for Kids - St. Joseph, MO 

(Click Here to Read Article) 

Saturday, June 11, 2012

Food for Kids Feeds Neighborhood Children  

(Click Here to Read News Release from St. Joe Channel)

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Posted in the St. Joseph News-Press by Eric Keith

"Food for Kids Marks Fifth Year" 

(Click Here to Read News Release)

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Annual Summer Program Provides Free Food for Kids

(Click Here to Read News Release from St. Joe Channel)

Summer - July 21, 2014

Volunteers Are Working to Keep Kids Cool

(Click Here to Read News Release from St. Joe Channel)

Summer - July 25, 2014

"Fun Water Day" for Food for Kids at St. Francis Baptist Church

Friday, November 7, 2014

Hundreds Get a Little Help for the Holidays

(Click Here to Read News Release from St. Joe Channel)

Friday, November 7, 2014

Food for Kids Hosts Annual Free Turkey Drive at St. Francis Baptist Church - St. Joseph, Missouri

Click Here to Read News Release from (KQ2) St. Joe Channel

March 27, 2015 Community Matters Newsletter

by Mosaic Life-Care.... Creating a Legacy of Community Care in support of Food for Kids.

(Click Here to Read Newsletter About Food for Kids)

April 2015

St. Paul Lutheran Church in St. Joseph, MO  gives their support for Food for Kids through their Sunday School Offering. 

(Click Here to Read their April Messenger Newsletter)

FOX 26 - KNPN ..... Food for Kids -  September 25, 2015

Published on March 27, 2015

Mosaic Life - Care in St. Joseph, MO helps in supporting Food for Kids.... Creating a Legacy of Community Care because "Community Matters".

Published on Aug 23, 2013

Food 4 Kids is a ministry in St. Joseph, Missouri directed by Kenzie and Sheila Gilbert. Pamela joined Anointed Sistas of Praise, Elder Stephen Robbs and others, as they assisted Food 4 Kids on their final day of summer outreach during 2013.