Category Archives: Food Bank News

Kids’ Café Needs Volunteers

If you aren’t familiar with Kids’ Café, it is a vital summer meal program that helps replace the breakfasts and lunches served to children during the school year. Last summer they provided 23,269 free meals to young people in our community. If you are interested in lending a hand, please click the link below to […]

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USPS Food Drive

Saturday May 12th is the 26th annual Letter Carriers Food Drive. Also known as America’s great day of giving, it is the largest one-day food drive in the country and it is so easy to help. ~Collect a bag of non-perishable food items like canned meats, fish, soup, juice, vegetables, pasta, cereal, peanut butter and […]

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Lawns To Lettuce

As you plan your garden this year, please consider planting a row to share with the food bank! Fresh produce is so healthy and always appreciated by our families. From apples to zucchini, we gladly welcome your homegrown harvest!     Here are a few resources to inspire you: Lawns To Lettuce & Project Harvest […]

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They Invented It!

    We have dozens of dollies that we use to transport our crates and donations throughout the food bank. Storing the extras was always tricky because their weight and wheels would make them teeter off of each other. Volunteers Paul and Judy came up with a fantastic solution. Their mobile Dolly Hauly invention allows […]

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Pet Food Pantry

Our pet pantry needs your help! We are running very low on cat and kitten food. If you would like to help feed our feline friends, please consider donating canned or dry food. We can even accept open bags of dry food because we re-portion it so every family will be able to take food […]

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