MLK Day at the Lewiston Branch was truly exciting! 17 members of the men’s basketball team at Lewis Clark State College came to the warehouse to help feed hungry Idahoans. The men built backpacks, sorted food drive, and repacked pasta in record time! We also had volunteers from LHS join in the fun.
On October 30th, a team of volunteers including members of LCCU and America West Bank distributed fresh food to over 150 families using a drive thru system. The distribution occurred in the Lewiston Salvation Army parking lot and included yogurt, milk, apples, fresh potatoes, frozen potatoes, and formula.
The Idaho Foodbank is lucky enough to have a group of dedicated volunteers who have taken an oath to help fight hunger in Idaho and have teamed up with the Foodbank to get that work done. They’re called AmeriCorps VISTAs and they survive on a small living allowance while they work full time hours during Read More
It was a bit of a surprise when 17 members of the Boise Police Department’s Patrol Division showed up at our door — in full uniform. But it turned out they were expected, and they came to serve. In a little over an hour, they put together 1,300 refills for our Backpack Program. Many Read More