This position provides overall statewide coordination of three youth-based programs; the Backpack, School Pantry, and Picnic in the Park food distribution programs. The Children’s Nutrition Coordinator is the contact point for all services in the southwest territory, as well as collaborating with regional personnel for their direct services. This position focuses on equity of programming and product across The Idaho Foodbank’s service area, working closely with branch personnel, inventory control, and operations teams.
Idaho is home to over 46,000 kids with food insecurity. The entire month of September, The Idaho Foodbank is teaming up with community members to raise awareness and funds for […]
On Wednesday, September 28th, the McVey Entertainment Group in North Central Idaho will be hosting an all-day radiothon on their stations. This radiothon will be in support of The Idaho […]
Last month was Pocatello’s 1st annual Idaho Foodbank Music Festival. Money raised during this event benefitted The Idaho Foodbank. We had a great turnout for the concert and attendees were […]
The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) provides federal grants to states for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and […]
We often hear that we should consume a variety of colors of fruits and vegetables. In other words, “Eat the Rainbow.” Eating a wide range of different fruits and vegetables […]