Food for Life 5k/10k Manhattan, KS
Central National Bank’s mission includes success of local businesses and organizations. That’s why we’ve come together with Manhattan Running Company to bring the city of Manhattan a race to benefit the Flint Hills Breadbasket.
Nearly 24% of Riley County’s citizens live at or below the poverty level. We see that as an opportunity to help a large number of people within the community with an assiue that’s often overlooked.
The Flint Hills Breadbasket is a Community Food Network that was founded in 1982. They have grown for over 31 years and continue to offer food through community donations and volunteer support. The mission of the Flint Hills Breadbasket is to minimize hunger and poverty through the distribution of available food and to nurture projects that will help alleviate hunger and poverty. They also enable clients to gain the skills necessary for self-sufficiency and offer programs to aid that process.