Fall and harvest season mean millions of pounds of fresh produce coming through our warehouses. These incredibly generous donations from agriculture leaders all over our state make for nutritious gifts for the Idahoans in need. But it also puts a strain on operations in our warehouses as the effort is to move this food as […]
Lucas McDermott is a fellow with The Mission Continues, an organization that empowers veterans to find new purpose through community impact, redeploying them on new missions in their communities so their actions will inspire future generations to serve.
Whether it be through funds, time or food, we couldn’t help the 163,000 people we serve every month without volunteers. One woman who is sharing her love is Susan, a volunteer of The Idaho Foodbank for five years.
On January 18, 2016, thousands of people across the United States and Idaho are set to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. with a national day of service, setting up service projects and volunteering at local non-profits.
Jessica and her sons traveled all the way from Illinois to take part in a mission trip in Boise. For the last two years, the Seals family has used its spring break to go to another part of the country and spend time volunteering for nonprofits. This year, they chose The Idaho Foodbank. Read More
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.