On May 13, set out your food well before your letter carrier’s normal pick-up time. Note that he or she will be delivering and collecting mail as usual, on top of collecting food donations, so that pickup time could be slightly later than usual.
On Saturday, November 19th, 2016 the Pocatello branch of the Idaho Foodbank did their annual Thanksgiving box distribution. In Eastern Idaho, around 900 families were served a food box with the fixing of a traditional Thanksgiving dinner including: a turkey, potatoes, gravy, vegetables, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and pies/pastries. Here are a few statements from the […]
For the 11th consecutive year, Les Schwab Tire Centers is teaming up with The Idaho Foodbank and its community partners to conduct a turkey drive in the final two months of the year. From November 1 to December 31, Les Schwab Tire Centers will be accepting turkey donations for Idahoans who are in need of […]
Lewiston came together as a community to help fill the new North Central Idaho Foodbank warehouse with much-needed food. Several Lewiston businesses and organization are participating in this community-wide food drive, which ran from November 4 to November 18. Overall, the drive collected the funds and food necessary to provide the food for 65,520 meals for north […]
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, […]
Thank You for Helping Provide Food and Funds This Holiday Season! Our Hope for the Holidays campaign was a tremendous success in 2015. Starting November 1, we had over 100 community food drives that were sponsored by large and small businesses, state and federal government agencies, service organizations, private homes, schools, libraries, sports teams and […]