The Carbon County Bar Association recently presented a check in the amount of $2,000 to Shepherd House Inc.
Shepherd House operates nine food pantries in the Carbon County area serving hundreds of families in need each month.
In 2014 alone, Shepherd House provided assistance for 13,483 households.
A total of 37,146 individuals, including 19,666 adults, 11,876 children and 5,604 elderly were provided a total of 334,323 meals to help sustain them.
Last year, 1,459 new Carbon County families were added to the list of those in need.