Before Elisabeth’s husband had three heart attacks, things were going pretty well for their family. She worked as a pediatric nurse in Lewiston and her husband had a good job as a CNA. The two incomes were helping them take care of their eight kids. They were paying their bills, planning for retirement and even setting Read More
On Friday, May 1st, the White House will honor “Champions of Change” that demonstrate how national service creates pathways to economic and employment opportunities. The Idaho Foodbank’s CEO Karen Vauk is among the honorees.
Read the White House Office of Communications Release
Stamp Out Hunger is the largest one-day food drive in America, and it’s made possible by thousands of letter carriers who volunteer their time to participate—as well as countless thousands of volunteers who help sort, collect and distribute much needed food to local food banks and pantries across the country. The Idaho Foodbank is a major participant, Read More
The JULIUS C. JEKER FOUNDATION provides much-needed support to non-profit organizations and has been a major contributor to The Idaho Foodbank’s Backpack program.
GLANBIA Foods, a major contributor, is one of the fastest growing dairy companies in the United States and one of the largest employers in Idaho’s Magic Valley.
The SIMPLOT FOUNDATION, in addition to helping The Idaho Foodbank directly through food and financial support, also works with Truckers Delivering Hope.
The FRED MEYER FUND supports The Idaho Foodbank through grants, donations and sponsoring special events such as “Wicked” at the Morrison Center.
Craig Stein Beverage supports the valuable life skills taught by our Cooking Matters™ program and our communities through quality partnerships with its customers and employees.
ALBERTSONS and their customers have a long history of supporting hunger relief efforts, especially during the holidays with “Turkey Bucks” which provides thousands of holiday meals.
KTVB’s 7 Cares Idaho Shares Day brings together generous holiday donors during December each year, everything from truckloads of potatoes to pennies from piggybanks.
KROGER COMPANY FOUNDATION partners with Feeding America to support The Idaho Foodbank through its Bringing Hope to the Table campaign, launched in 2006.
STINKER STORES recently completed their “Stomp Out Hunger” fundraiser for 2014, raising $54,110 to help The Idaho Foodbank solve hunger in our state.