618-372-7471

31832 Delhi Road Brighton, IL 62012

  • Slide Image 1

    Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center Summer Garden

    Volunteers put in a garden for the urban youth to learn about agriculture at the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center in East St. Louis.

  • Slide Image 2

    Hunger

    FamilyFarms Charities is devoted to providing for families in North America and abroad who are suffering from hunger.

  • Slide Image 3

    Bethesda Outreach

    FamilyFarms Charities sent a team to the Bethesda AIDS Orphanage to assist with their agricultural project.

  • Slide Image 4

    Life's Heart Mission

    FamilyFarms Charities works with Life's Heart to provide clean water and crop production to Kenyan families.

Using Agriculture as a Vehicle for Change

First Feature Image

CARE

Compassionate Agriculture providing Relief and Encouragement: assisting farm families and rural communities in need: Volunteers packed disaster kits for rural communities impacted by flooding.

Read More
second Feature Image

HOPE

Helping Others by Providing Essentials- Meeting urgent needs of hurting/starving people in North America or abroad by providing food and water to groups such as tornado victims in the United States.

Read More
Three Feature Image

SEED

Share, Educate, Equip, Develop- Long-term investments in education and equipping farmers for sustainable agriculture through projects such as funding and volunteering.

Read More

CHANGING LIVES

“What a blessing! Thank you for reaching out to Arkansas, to help so many families hit by disasters this year. With your help we have distributed over 114,000 pounds of food and supplies to disaster victims.” – Arkansas Rice Depot, Little Rock, AR

“I know that our families and staff have already been reaping the benefits of the garden – I was able to take home some yummy spinach a couple weeks ago…Thanks for that!!” -- The Bethesda Team, Bethesda school and orphanage, South Africa

“ I would like to thank you for the $1,000 scholarship I received. I am the fifth generation to work on our family farm…I am proud to carry on the legacy of college graduates with an agriculture degree. My ultimate career plan is to work alongside my father and brother on the family farm.” -- Reese Morris, 2012 FamilyFarms Charities scholarship recipient

“Tim and I are humbled by the very generous donation to Life’s Heart. More important is the many Kenyan families who will be blessed with clean water and food/crop production! Life’s Heart is very blessed to have FamilyFarms as part of our ministry. Asante Sara.” -- Marcia and Tim Eller, Life’s Heart

CURRENT PROJECTS

Post Image

Virtual Food Drive

Join FamilyFarms Charities in supporting the San Antonio Food Bank through our virtual food drive! http://vad.aidmatrix.org/vadxml.cfm?driveid=7816
Post Image

Steak for a Good Cause

Free Range Quest is supporting FamilyFarms Charities by taking the Big Texan Steak Ranch Challenge. …

Post Image

Help Midwest Tornado Vici...

FamilyFarms Charities donated $1,000 to the Northern Illinois Food Bank to provide food and water …

Post Image

2014 FamilyFarms Charitie...

 
FamilyFarms Charities is giving away $1,000 scholarships to two High School graduating Seniors pursuing …

Post Image

Jackie Joyner-Kersee Cent...

Despite the very wet spring and then hot, dry St. Louis summer, the garden project …