Through its new Charity of Choice program, Micron and the Micron Technology Foundation are empowering employees at major company sites to select the charities that matter most to them. These charities will receive both monetary support and focused volunteer support for a full year. Idaho-based Micron team members selected The Idaho Foodbank as their 2014 “Charity of Choice,” which includes a $20,000 monetary donation.
The Boise Blues Society celebrated their annual “Sunday Blues” party on July 20, and according to those who attended and commented on their Facebook page, it was one of the best ever. If the food drive for The Idaho Foodbank was any indication, it was certainly one of the best attended! Admittance to the event is […]
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 […]
By Karen Lehr KIVI TV Channel 6 Boise. CREATED Jul 18, 2014 Anyone who’s successfully grown backyard produce quickly learns you’re likely to end up with an ample harvest of fresh organic goods. That’s why Gary Oppenheimer founded AmpleHarvest.org – to connect the dots between home gardeners and people in the community that need it. “The heart of […]
Once a month, Rex and Mary Beth Chandler open the doors of their restaurant Chandler’s and feed the guests of The Idaho Foodbank. This scrumptious meal, including a heavenly chocolate mousse for dessert, is all donated. The lunch provides a perfect place to give friends and donors the news on what is happening at the Foodbank […]
Dairy is one of the most commonly requested types of product requested by the people who turn to The Idaho Foodbank for help. Luckily, Idaho’s dairy producers fill that need, donating milk, cheese and yogurt. However, those donations take a lot to transport and store correctly. Now, the National Dairy Council and Feeding America are […]