Another success story from Lewiston, as the 2015 Cereal Drive, supported by Joe Hall Ford and Rosauers, brought in 3,408 boxes of cereal for hungry Idaho kids! More than 2,700 boxes were donated at the Rosauers store in Lewiston, plus a 500-box match made by Joe Hall Ford.
The Idaho Food Bank Fund Each year, thousands of children, families, and senior citizens across Idaho depend on access to free emergency food. The demand for these services remains high throughout Idaho, and the resources of many local nonprofits—which are often volunteer-driven—are stretched to the limit. The Idaho Food Bank Fund gives Idaho taxpayers the […]
On May 28 The Idaho Foodbank hosted a Mobile Pantry at the Mallard Pointe senior housing complex in Garden City. We were able to distribute 4,663 lbs. of food to 96 households, and the majority of recipients were aged 60 and older. Our food sourcing team put together an amazing package for the recipients that included carrots, […]
Region sees growing food insecurity More and more Idaho residents find themselves having to turn to food banks for help By CHELSEA EMBREE of the Tribune When Elisabeth Halligan’s financial situation became “just enough too tight that it was falling apart,” the Idaho Foodbank pantry in Grangeville was the only resource she found that could […]