Before Elisabeth’s husband had three heart attacks, things were going pretty well for their family. She worked as a pediatric nurse in Lewiston and her husband had a good job as a CNA. The two incomes were helping them take care of their eight kids. They were paying their bills, planning for retirement and even setting Read More
Idaho Foodbank News
On Friday, May 1st, the White House will honor “Champions of Change” that demonstrate how national service creates pathways to economic and employment opportunities. The Idaho Foodbank’s CEO Karen Vauk is among the honorees.
Read the White House Office of Communications Release
Stamp Out Hunger is the largest one-day food drive in America, and it’s made possible by thousands of letter carriers who volunteer their time to participate—as well as countless thousands of volunteers who help sort, collect and distribute much needed food to local food banks and pantries across the country. The Idaho Foodbank is a major participant, Read More
by Laurie Welch / email@example.com BURLEY | Brittany Breezee filled a shopping cart full of food Tuesday to take back to her five children, ages 18 months to 16 years. She was one of hundreds of people who came to the food pantry at Mountain View Christian Center in Burley. About 300 families come regularly, Read More
Hunger Coalition extends its hours – Idaho Mountain Express Newspaper: Blaine County. – Idaho Mountain Express, April 17. 2015 The Hunger Coalition in Bellevue will extend its hours of operation, beginning on April 27, to meet an increase in demand from working families. Food distribution hours will be extended at its Bellevue warehouse location on Read More
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