The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Announces Inaugural Albertsons Tackle Hunger Project

For Immediate Release December 11, 2018 The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Announces Inaugural Albertsons Tackle Hunger Project The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, in conjunction with Feeding Children Everywhere, Albertsons and The Idaho Foodbank, will work together to create more than 61,000 meals for Idaho’s local communities BOISE, Idaho – The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (FIPB) will work […]

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Your Generosity Bowls Us Over!

The final tally is in for Empty Bowls 2018 is in! Generous sponsors, donors, volunteers and community members came together over the course of a few hours on Black Friday for the 21st Annual Empty Bowls, and amazing things happened. 1,217 Treasure Valley residents attended. 1,799 hand-crafted bowls were purchased. Read more and view the Empty Bowls slide show.

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Boise Firefighters Food and Toy Drive

All Boise Fire stations in the treasure valley are collection sites for Food and toys in the Treasure Valley through January 5. Collection items are non perishable food items and new unwrapped toys. The Food will be transported to the Idaho Food Bank, Toys will be collected and distributed by the Marine Corp Toys for Tots.

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The Idaho Foodbank Scores $20,000 from “Sacks for Hunger,” an Albertsons and Boise State Broncos Partnership

For each sack the Boise State Broncos defense tallied this 2018 season, Albertsons donated $500 for a total donation up to $20,000 for the 2018 season. Going into Saturday’s game, the Boise State Broncos had accumulated 36 sacks. Just shy of 40 sacks, Albertsons showed its ongoing commitment to support The Idaho Foodbank’s vision of a hunger-free Idaho by donating the full $20,000. The check presentation took place on Saturday, November 24, 2018, during the final home game of the Boise State Broncos 2018 season.

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