The peaches at the LDS Orchard are ripe and ready to head to the tables of Idahoans in need. We are receiving 26 bins filled with these delicious fruit and they’ll head out to our partners all over our state. But that’s not all. The pears to the left are almost ready, too. This will be […]
Dawn and her son Owen found a new and unique way to help solve hunger, by providing food and a whole lot more. The bags they’re holding in the picture seen above are filled with some great items and even greater generosity. You may notice the bags read “Happy Birthday”. Well, Dawn and Owen filled […]
As the weather consistently hits 100 degrees, the growth of some of the crops we rely upon are hitting their stride. Whether it be in the fields of the companies and organizations which donate hundreds of thousands of pounds of potatoes from all over our state each year, to the potatoes and squash that is […]
Great news, as the results from the 2016 Centurylink Backpack Buddies fund drive are coming in. The Idaho Foodbank has received more than $15k including a generous match from Centurylink! What an incredible success for this fund drive. This total makes The Idaho Foodbank ranked in the top 20 for all 140 nonprofits involved in […]
On Thursday, July 14, The Idaho Foodbank teamed up with the Boise Fire Department and the Boise Police Department to celebrate Summer Learning Day at Borah Park. Since June 6, the Foodbank has been distributing free lunches at parks in Boise and Garden City to children who are in need. The program, known as Picnic […]
It’s that time of the year!