Mix 106 Cares for Kids Backpack Drive

Mix 106 Radio’s 5th annual Cares for Kids Backpack drive is scheduled for Thursday, August 10, 2017, running from 6 AM to 6 PM with DJs Mike Kasper and Nicole Hanks. Last year, The Idaho Foodbank’s Backpack program distributed 63,927 backpacks to school children who need access to nutritious food on the weekends. Become a Backpack Buddy!

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Empty Bowls at Big Al’s in The Village!

In celebrating 20 years of Empty Bowls our partner Big Al’s – Meridian will sponsor and host our first Empty Bowls Ice Cream Social held Saturday, July 22 from 11AM to 2Pm on their back patio. This is a first-time opportunity offered in July to purchase your Empty Bowl for $10 and receive ice cream with sprinkles/toppings donated by Big Al’s.

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The Idaho Foodbank Recalls Food Products

The Idaho Foodbank Recalls Coconut Beverage, Broccoli Cheddar Soup, Eggs, and Cheese Product Because of Possible Health Risk FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 21, 2017 – The Idaho Foodbank is recalling approximately 27,000 pounds of Coconut Beverage, Broccoli Cheddar Soup, Eggs, and Cheese Product. These products are being recalled because they were not continuously maintained […]

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Idaho Foodbank Warehouse Tour

Please join us for a warehouse tour to learn more about the many programs offered by The Idaho Foodbank and how we are working to solve hunger in Idaho, with a goal of providing the food for more than a million meals each month! From food rescue to repack, our one hour tour is a behind the scenes opportunity to experience the vast and complex world of food banking.

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2017 Boise Blues Festival

The Boise Blues Festival will be celebrating its 25th anniversary this year at Reid Merrill Park with blues icon Curtis Salgado, the man who inspired the original Blues Brothers; along with Lisa Mann, Johnny Rawls, The Blues Addicts and Leo “Bud” Welch. A portion of ticket sales goes to The Idaho Foodbank.

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