Scouting for Food, Eastern Idaho’s annual food drive, is set for Saturday, Oct. 15. Boy Scouts from across the region will be out to collect the food hungry Idahoans will need this winter. All donors have to do is leave bags of canned food donations near their front doors on or before Saturday Oct. 15. The […]
BY ANNA WEBB The Idaho Statesman The Walmart Foundation has given the Idaho Foodbank a grant for $90,000. The grant will help pay for several projects at the foodbank, including its Backpack program, School Pantry, Picnic in the Park and Cooking Matters. “This grant from the Walmart Foundation will make a tremendous difference for Idahoans […]
During our recent MIX 106 radio-a-thon for our Backpack program, we received a donation from a woman who had first-hand knowledge of the program. She agreed to share her very personal experience. Here, in her own words, a mother’s story. I was in a bad relationship with my kids’ dad – drug addict, abusive, […]
The Idaho Foodbank has just released its Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Report and Fall 2016 Newsletter. Read Online Download PDF Version
In the month of October, you can give to The Idaho Foodbank when you dine at Tucanos. Throughout October, you’ll receive a secret envelope containing delicious prizes for November. In November, you’ll get 1 of these 5 secret prizes: Free dessert or specialty beverage, free shrimp skewer or appetizer, one free churrasco meal, a $50 […]
The 9th Annual Hunger Bowl is coming and this year’s edition promises to be an innovative and successful spin on the annual tradition. Boise State has once again teamed up with The Idaho Foodbank, The Salvation Army and the Boise Rescue Mission Ministries to help in the effort to solve hunger as the organizations prepare for the busy fall and winter seasons.