Harvest is in full swing, we have produce in the warehouse, cooler and in storage trailers.
With hunger numbers continuing to create added demand across our state, Twin County United Way is doing their part in helping out. The organization donated $10,633.83 to help The Idaho Foodbank fund its programs that reach low-income and food-insecure families and children in north central Idaho and beyond. Their money will go to the Backpack […]
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 […]
By Samantha Wright BSU Public Radio It’s still dark outside when Chico McKinney drives away from the Idaho Foodbank in Boise with nearly 8,000 pounds of food. “Of course this is Idaho, we have a wide variety of potatoes, we have some frozen French fries, some dehydrated mashed […]
As part of The Idaho Foodbank’s continuing service to the Magic Valley and the Idaho potato industry’s commitment to fight hunger in Idaho, Cummins Family Produce distributed 8,000 pounds of fresh Idaho potatoes to Foodbank partner agencies on Friday, Jan. 25. The donation is the final portion of the Idaho […]
Our afternoon group of volunteers was quite a bit larger than our morning crew, but still — 2,700 Backpack refills in a two-hour shift is quite an accomplishment. Thank you to everyone who spent part of their holiday with us. The 4,100 backpacks you refilled today will feed a lot of children. […]