20th Empty Bowls Exceeds Goals

You all are amazing!  Our 20th anniversary of Empty Bowls reached new heights by surpassing our goal of $40K with a total of $40,272; this will provide 201,360 meals this holiday season.  We saw more than 1,000 attendees enjoy last Friday’s event on the Grove Plaza, plus a marriage proposal (she said yes. The picture of […]

Read More

Albertsons Wins Philanthropy Award

This year, The Idaho Foodbank had the tremendous honor of nominating the Albertsons Companies Intermountain Division for a special award – the Idaho Philanthropy Day Philanthropic Company/Foundation Award. With all the food and funds the company provides, as well as having a seat on our Board of Directors, the company plays a pivotal role in […]

Read More

Sharing The Day With Those In Need

Thanksgiving is a time when loved ones come together and communities rally in support of families in need. Recently, citizens of Nampa did their part to share the gift of giving with their neighbors. The week before Thanksgiving, over 100 families attended the Share the Day event in Nampa. They received haircuts, medical screenings, coats, […]

Read More

Stinker Breaks Record With Holiday Campaign

For the second consecutive year, Stinker Stores are celebrating a record-breaking effort in their annual “Stomp Out Hunger” campaign. This year, from November 3-13, customers of Stinker Stores all over the state were encouraged to add donations on their final totals at the register. Stinker Stores officials tabulated those donations and they’ve informed The Idaho […]

Read More

Albertsons, Customers Donate 2,616 Full Turkey Dinners To Idahoans In Need

Albertsons employees and customers worked together to raise funds this month to help solve hunger in Idaho, and on Thursday, Albertsons came to The Idaho Foodbank with a truck filled with 2,616 full turkey dinners for the families who need them most. As part of the “Turkey Bucks” campaign, shoppers at Albertsons all over the state […]

Read More

Micron Employees Donate 1,800 Turkeys And Hams For Thanksgiving

With just 10 days until Thanksgiving, Micron employees have once again stepped forward with a way to help solve hunger in Idaho. The employees are continuing a 16-year tradition with generous donations of turkeys and hams for holiday meals. Micron provides employees an annual holiday gift (a choice of a ham or turkey) in appreciation […]

Read More