Posted August 31st, 2015 | Comment |
Join us for this scenic 5K along the Mohawk. All proceeds will benefit the Regional Food Bank! Learn more and sign up today at http://livinghope5k.com
Posted August 30th, 2015 | Comment |
Your support helps us help others. The Creative Advantage generously created this video for us and we cannot thank them enough. We hope you like it.
Posted July 28th, 2015 | Comment |
Children need good nutrition all year long. When school is out during the summer months, many children no longer have access to even one nutritious meal each day. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) helps fill the gap by providing free meals to children in need throughout the summer. The Regional Food Bank, other non-profits and schools across the country are working together to spread the word about the program. For your nearest meal site, click the button below or go to www.summermealsny.org
Posted June 17th, 2015 | Comment |
You can still sign up for this year’s Dragon Boat Festival to be held on July 18. Learn more here: http://regionalfoodbank.net/in-the-community/dragon-boat-festival/
Posted May 28th, 2015 | Comment |
Check out this podcast from Mark Quandt’s appearance on Clearview to talk about the Food Bank with Diane Donato. http://www.wgy.com/media/podcast-clearview-clearview/regional-food-bank-of-neny-26079226/
Posted May 12th, 2015 | Comment |
Posted April 15th, 2015 | Comment |
This Mother’s Day, show your mother how much you appreciate her by making a donation in her name to the Regional Food Bank. With the address you provide, we will send her a card featuring this image. The inside of the card reads:
With thanks for the love and nourishment you always provide our family, a financial donation to feed the hungry has been made in your name to the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York. Happy Mother’s Day!
For more information or to purchase online, click here.
Posted April 15th, 2015 | Comment |
3 Ways to Help Fight Hunger Spark Change
There are three ways you can help feed local families:
Buy Your Favorite Foods at Walmart Stores
At area Walmart locations, when you purchase designated products from Campbell’s, ConAgra Foods, General Mills, Kellogg’s, Kraft and Unilever, it will trigger a donation of 10 cents to Feeding America to help secure one meal on behalf of the Regional Food Bank.
Donate at the Register
You can make a donation of $1, $2, or $5 at the register of your local Walmart. Within our 23-county service territory, 100% of these funds will be allocated to the Regional Food Bank.
Share Your Smile on Social Media
During the campaign, Walmart will raise awareness about the one in six people nationally that struggle with hunger. Take a picture with six people who commit to fight hunger. Post the picture publicly on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #WeSparkChange. Walmart will donate $10 to Feeding America for every qualified post, up to $1.5 million. Funds raised will be distributed equitably among participating Feeding America food banks.
For more information on the campaign and to see how many meals have been secured for local families, click here.
Posted January 16th, 2015 | Comment |
Tickets for the 6th Annual Mac -n- Cheese Bowl are now on sale! The event will be held on Saturday, February 21 from 11am-2:30pm at the MAC at Siena College. Purchase your tickets at any Price Chopper register through their Tickets to Go! Program. Adults are $20, kids 5-12 are $5 and kids under 5 are free! You can also purchase your afternoon only tickets here at the Food Bank by calling Jessica at 786-3691 x295, or stopping into our office at 965 Albany-Shaker Rd daily from 8:00am-4:00pm. We hope to see you there! Get more info here: http://regionalfoodbank.net/events/annual-mac-cheese-bowl/