The Idaho Foodbank is utilizing National Nutrition Month to launch “Million Meals in March”, a statewide campaign with a goal of collecting the food and funds for 1,000,000 meals in the month. The Foodbank distributes food for more than 1,000,000 meals every month, yet the spring is typically a time when food and fund donations […]
Members of the Idaho Steelheads joined The Idaho Foodbank and beef producers from the Idaho Beef Council for a special beef distribution in Boise on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The Beef, donated to The Idaho Foodbank through the Beef Counts program, was distributed to families in need. In 2010 Beef Counts was formed, a community campaign […]
On a day when hundreds of volunteers all over Idaho will work in their communities for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, The Idaho Foodbank announced a gift from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation, which granted $100,000 to the Foodbank, helping provide the food for 400,000 meals. The announcement comes at […]
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 […]
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 […]
On Thursday, March 3, the Foodbank kicked off National Nutrition Month at the construction location of its new facility in Lewiston, with the backdrop of the foundation and progress of the new structure, set to serve the five counties in north central Idaho and open in the summer.