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
Make this summer special–Monday though Friday–with a nutritious lunch and fun activity.
FREE to all children ages 1-18 years.
Available at 25 neighborhood locations in the Boise metro area.
2015 Idaho Foodbank Picnic in the Park Schedule Lunch service is from June 8th to August 14th, 2015 (except July 3rd in observance of 4th of July – holiday) All sites operate Monday-Friday Looking for Idaho school district locations? Click here USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer Please note: This map page will ask Read More
On Friday, May 1st, the White House honored “Champions of Change” that demonstrate how national service creates pathways to economic and employment opportunities. The Idaho Foodbank’s CEO Karen Vauk was among the honorees.
Read the White House Office of Communications Release
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.