Review: T-Town Tacos is tasty new program from Youth Services

Click here to read this story on via the Tulsa World It can be as fulfilling and enjoyable to run across a good cause as it is to run across good food. With T-Town Tacos, you get both. T-Town Tacos features taco carts — food carriers attached to bicycles —...

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For 35 Years, People Make the Difference

  Bill Major volunteered at Neighbor for Neighbor while he was in high school. During that time its director, Dan Allen mentored him. Later, Bill joined a Tulsa Metropolitan Ministry taskforce on hunger. The taskforce identified that food banking was a crucial element to help feed the hungry, and Dan...

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Food Bank Board Member’s Fight Against Hunger and For Hope

Donna Jackson is an active member of the Food Bank Board of Directors and committed to making significant improvements to Tulsa through her volunteer efforts and community initiatives. In addition, to her commitment to the Food Bank and running her own income tax and real estate businesses, Donna also founded...

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A Discussion with Eileen Bradshaw, Executive Director of the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma

Click here to listen to this interview on Public Radio Tulsa.  On this edition of StudioTulsa, we are pleased to welcome Eileen Bradshaw, Executive Director of the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. The Food Bank, as it’s commonly known, is the largest private hunger-relief organization in eastern Oklahoma. It’s...

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Feeding kids with food trucks

June 1, 2016 by Eileen Bradshaw Click here to read this story via Feeding America  The Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma operates two food trucks throughout the year, providing fresh healthy meals to its neighbors facing hunger. In the summer months, children become the priority, and the food bank sends its...

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Food Bank Receives Partner of the Year Award

Partners in Education, an organization with the goal of connecting schools with businesses and organizations to increase the quality of education, awarded the Food Bank the prestigious Partner of the Year Award. The Food Bank is the first partner to be nominated by two schools, Memorial High School and Penn...

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Carol Friesen

The Backpack Program is one of the most popular services of the Food Bank both in terms of volunteers and for generous donations. Looking ahead, Food for Kids distributions will become even more critical as many school districts contemplate the idea of a four-day school week which will greatly impact students...

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Battling for the Cause

Battling for the Cause       By Peter Addison, Currentland Click here to read this story on Currentland. The Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma will host its third annual Battle of the Bands at the historic Cain’s Ballroom on Friday, May 27. The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m....

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