By ALI TADAYON email@example.com Editor’s note: This is the second installment in a six-part weekly series looking at poverty, homelessness and hunger in eastern Idaho. Rebecca Ristrem sees hoards of the hungry every day. As the eastern Idaho branch manager for the Idaho Foodbank, a donor-supported nonprofit with food distribution centers in Boise, Lewiston and […]
From shoulder pads to Deloreans – the ‘80s were in full swing at this year’s A Chefs’ Affaire gala in celebration of our 30th anniversary. The results were “totally rad!” It was a record-breaking year for the event, selling out for the first time in history. Attendees participated in record numbers, gave generously and helped […]
Our 2014 fall newsletter is out and it includes a copy of The Idaho Foodbank’s Annual Report. The downloadable PDF includes stories about A Chefs’ Affaire, our upcoming Empty Bowls event and Hope for the Holidays.
Warehouse and workplace safety for our employees, visitors and volunteers is a top priority at The Idaho Foodbank and we want to thank Aimee Stein and Joel Hickman from Saint Alphonsus and the Boise Fire Department! Saint Alphonsus donated a state-of-the-art defibrillator to the Foodbank and the Boise firemen gave us an expert training session how to use […]
This time of year The Idaho Foodbank gets a number of inquiries about taking wild game meat as food donations. We can, but there are strict guidelines: Wild Game In many areas across the state of Idaho wild game donation can be a large contributor of a nutritious source of protein for IFB Partner Agencies. Wild game animals include […]