John and Alice Helkey

John Helkey sips his coffee while his wife, Alice, heads to her chair while they wait for a free dinner Aug. 24 at St. Jerome Catholic Church in Jerome.

DREW NASH, TIMES-NEWS FILE PHOTO

BOISE — Six Magic Valley organizations will receive a grant from the Idaho Food Bank Fund, the group announced Wednesday.

Recipients are: St. Jerome Community Kitchen/Martha & Mary’s Food Pantry ($3,525), Twin Falls Senior Center ($2,100), Hagerman Valley Senior and Community Center ($415), Jubilee House ($1,950), Open Hearts Food Pantry in Rupert ($3,247) and Ketchum Community Dinners ($900).

They’re among 34 organizations across Idaho to receive $88,800 in total grant money.

The Idaho Food Bank Fund was established by the 2009 legislature as a cooperative effort among the Idaho Foodbank, Community Action Partnership Association of Idaho and Catholic Charities of Idaho.

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Donations can be made via the Idaho State Income Tax Form 40.

For more information, email grants@idahofoodbank.org or visit http://idahofoodbankfund.org/.

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