An annual study released by Feeding America is showing a positive trend regarding the number of Idahoans who are enduring hunger and food-insecurity. Map the Meal Gap, a study based on data from 2015, provides critical information including food insecurity rates for both the state and county level as well as the family budget shortfall […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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