Basic Needs


Food Bank Support

Bare Feet

Utility Support


Food, coats, medical appointments, personal hygiene items are easy to come by for many but many go without. Our programs provide these basic needs.

Our 2019 Impact


individuals benefited from food banks supported by Americans helping Americans

eyeglasses provided to those in need of ye care

Dental kits supplied to school and churches

winter coasts for kids keeping children warm

shoes delivered to partners and 362 children benefited from the BareFeet program

individuals received utility assistance, keeping them from losing their home

Latest Blogs/News
Barefeet September 2021

Barefeet September 2021

Big Creek People in Action in McDowell County, West Virginia has long been a partner of Americans Helping Americans® as we have worked together to provide needy children with backpacks filled with school supplies, and warm coats, hats and gloves to keep them warm all...

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Food Boxes September

Food Boxes September

Throughout Appalachia, struggling families and the elderly and disabled getting by month to month on meager fixed incomes often have to make a difficult choice: pay their utility bills, rent -- or put food on the table for themselves and their children. But this...

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