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 is granting $100,000 to the Foodbank, helping provide the food for 400,000 meals. The announcement comes […]
Micron Employees Donate 912 Turkeys and 324 Hams Micron employees have once again stepped up to help solve hunger in their communities with a generous donation of turkeys and hams for holiday meals to help the 1 in 7 Idahoans struggling with hunger. On Tuesday, Nov. 15 at The Idaho Foodbank Warehouse in Boise, they […]
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.
Girl Scouts of Silver Sage have been selling Girl Scout Cookies for decades. For many customers this is a can’t miss sale that only lasts a short time — from Jan. 15 to March 13 — and the one time a year they can get their hands on a box of Thin Mints or Samoas. […]