Holidays Add Strain On Programs

During the holiday season, it can be difficult to reach the people who are in need in Idaho. With Thanksgiving and Christmas come weeks off from school, leading to Backpack and School Pantry organizers working extra hard to make sure the children who need assistance will have the food they need over their extended time […]

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3,586 People in Eastern Idaho Receive Holiday Gift

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 […]

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New Facility Houses Fresh Produce

Well that didn’t take very long! These carrots are just a small portion of the tons of fresh produce filling our new warehouse in Lewiston. The carrots, potatoes, apples and other fresh items are on their way to the pantries and families which need them the most. The new facility has upgrades to refrigerator and […]

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