• Oct2018

    Farm to Food Bank is a pilot program and example of how conservation is key to fighting hunger. The program is designed to improve the health of soils, key to producing enough food to feed everyone on the planet. The gleanings from the program go to feed people who are...

  • Sep2018

    As continuing participants in the United Way Day of Caring, the Cherokee Nation brought more volunteers to the Food Bank than they ever have. About 50 people worked on a variety of projects in the Volunteer Center, in the gardens, and in the Growtainers. The Cherokee Nation has a presence...

  • Aug2018

    An extremely patient single mother to three boys, two of whom are twins, Terri is a kind-hearted mom who is struggling just to get by. The boys received lunch this summer from the Food Bank’s Mobile Eatery food trucks at a Tulsa area apartment complex. Recently, Terri had surgery to...

  •   The 2018 Sara J. Waggoner Hunger Awareness Award was presented to the Residents of Montereau as a result of their collective, consistent involvement with the Food Bank. Since 2009, the steady stream of volunteers led by Lloyd Zelewski, and riding their unique purple van, have provided thousands of hours...

  • Jun2018

    By: Anna Hartshorne; Jr. Ambassador The Junior Ambassadors have worked to become involved in the efforts of the Food Bank and bring awareness to other high schoolers about the need for active involvement and service in the Tulsa community. The Junior Ambassadors are a group of high school students who...

  •   Thanks to a grant from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation, this is the first summer the Food Bank has expanded the Summer Food Service Program to rural counties. This growth includes some rural communities from Langley and Grove in the north, to Idabel and Broken Bow in the south. The...

  • May2018

    About 110,000 veterans live in the Food Bank’s service area, and a significant portion remain food insecure as a result of disability, trauma, and a variety of other factors. In the summer of 2015, the Food Bank increased outreach to this segment of our community that remains under-reported in hunger...

  • Food 2 Veterans Drive

    May 24, 2018

        Food 2 Veterans Drive Wednesday, May 30, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center, 200 W Albany St, Broken Arrow Located east of Elm Place on Albany Street in Broken Arrow 2 Works for You is hosting a food drive to benefit veterans. viewers...

  •   On Bebe Wright’s way to and from school near 61st and Peoria, she thinks a lot about other children who may not have as much as her family does. Recently, Bebe was chosen by her third grade teacher for their $1 Challenge at Metro Christian Academy. The challenge is...

  • Apr2018

    When Brenda was a young child, her family didn’t have much. In fact, there were many times she would open the pantry and not find anything. It wasn’t that she was picky and didn’t find what she wanted, the cupboards were bare; there was nothing to eat. Brenda’s mother suffered...