Archive for August, 2017

Walmart Foundation Grant Funds Infrastructure for More Fresh Produce : August 29, 2017

  L/R: Anna Diamond, Walmart; Monica Gibbs, Agape Bible Fellowship Food Pantry; Eileen Bradshaw, Food Bank Executive Director The Walmart Foundation provided a $50,000 grant to fund the infrastructure that will ultimately help Food Bank’s Partner Programs secure and distribute more nutritious food to families in need. The grant will support investments in the refrigerated equipment necessary to handle perishable products, and will benefit 20 of the Food Bank’s Partner Programs in eight counties. “One in 6 people struggle with hunger…


Internet and phone outage : August 3, 2017

Due to an unexpected maintenance issue, the Food Bank will not have phone or internet service beginning at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, August 3. We hope to have internet back up first thing Friday morning, August 4. The phone system may take longer to re-activate. We are hopeful to have phones back by noon Friday. Mobile numbers for Food Bank staff will be the best way to communicate during this period. We apologize for any inconvenience, and are working as quickly…