by Laurie Welch / firstname.lastname@example.org BURLEY | Brittany Breezee filled a shopping cart full of food Tuesday to take back to her five children, ages 18 months to 16 years. She was one of hundreds of people who came to the food pantry at Mountain View Christian Center in Burley. About 300 families come regularly, Read More
Hunger Coalition extends its hours – Idaho Mountain Express Newspaper: Blaine County. – Idaho Mountain Express, April 17. 2015 The Hunger Coalition in Bellevue will extend its hours of operation, beginning on April 27, to meet an increase in demand from working families. Food distribution hours will be extended at its Bellevue warehouse location on Read More
For Immediate Release PRESS CONTACTS The Idaho Foodbank: Mike Sharp, Public Relations, The Idaho Foodbank (208) 577-2688 New data show hunger remains major problem in idaho Food security in Idaho has not been improved by a more robust economy, according a new study released by Feeding America. In fact, for some regions of Idaho, food Read More
Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization has released Map the Meal Gap 2015, which finds that food insecurity exists in every county and congressional district in the nation. According to the report, food security in Idaho has not been improved by a more robust economy.
Ken says he remembers the moment well. He was flabbergasted. He was upset. Even working full time at a local call center, the bills were piling up. A stroke of good luck had led to Ken’s wife getting an interview with a local daycare center. But that feeling of luck was short-lived. Ken and his Read More
The Idaho Foodbank would like to thank Chobani Yogurt for their continued support of our mission to end hunger in Idaho. From their local plant in Twin Falls to their corporate office New York, the support from Chobani has been tremendous. Being able to supply dairy and protein for the hunger-challenged residents of Idaho can be Read More