b'A DELICIOUS SOLUTION by Kristi RectorHow the Farmers to Families Food Box Programhas made sweet lemonade out of fresh lemonsT he pandemic has left so many families struggling with hunger and food insecurity, including thosein our community. Farmers to Families has truly been a blessing and an answer to prayer, Marissa Dake, director of Operation Food Secure at Topeka Rescue Mission in Kansas, said. One of our [distribution] sites is a church that serves a neighboring rural community where many families have struggled Photo courtesy of Operation Food Secure with employment over the duration of the pandemic. Seeing a little girls face light up when she saw her box of fresh fruits and vegetables was truly life changing for everyone involved.\x02SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2020 WWW.CITYGATENETWORK.ORG 41'