The Idaho Foodbank received a $2,000 check from Albertsons and our Eastern Idaho Branch Manager Rebecca Ristrem even got to throw out the first pitch. What a great opportunity and a perfect example of a whole community working together to solve hunger, and having fun doing it!
It may still be summer, but potato farmers all around Idaho are preparing for the coming harvest of potatoes. Giant Produce in Parma (pictured) started potato harvest this week. We at The Idaho Foodbank rely heavily on the donations of local agriculture. These potatoes are a beautiful sign of fresh produce on its way to […]
Like many Idaho families, Tarrence and Brandye don’t need help every single day. Instead, it’s the end of the month, when bills pile up and the money from the last paycheck draws thin. Those are the difficult days. “By the end of the month, our cupboards are empty; our fridge is empty; everyone is hungry,” […]