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
Idaho is a big state, and it mileage adds up as we truck around to deliver food to some of the most rural and remote areas of our state. How much mileage, you ask? Well, our 2001 Kenworth semi-truck, lovingly called “Casper” by employees of The Idaho Foodbank now has 1,000,252 miles on its odometer Read More
For residents in north central Idaho, the message of the work being done to help solve hunger in Idaho has never been clearer. The message of that need is found in local newspapers, on local radio stations, on local television, and even on the big screen at the movies. That message is spreading, thanks in Read More