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Food Bank Earns 100/100 “Give with Confidence” Rating

The Regional Food Bank is proud to announce it has earned a 100/100 rating from Charity Navigator’s Encompass Rating System because of strong financial health and ongoing accountability and transparency. This score designates the Food Bank as an official “Give with Confidence” charity. This indicates our organization is using its donations effectively based on Charity…


Regional Food Bank’s Response to COVID-19

Update 11/30/20: Actions Taken Since March 16, 2020 Provided 104% more food (3,042,770 pounds) to 235 of its school BackPack Programs and including meat, juice, eggs, and milk for sites that can safely store and distribute perishables Provided 551,340 pounds of food (459,450 meals) to 13,000 seniors living in senior housing sites Shipped 5,822,713 pounds…


Holiday Hunger Appeal

This year, you can’t donate money (or volunteer to collect) at Crossgates for our Holiday Hunger Appeal, but you can still help! Make a donation or set up your personal fundraising page at this link! Please invite your friends, family, and coworkers to join your challenge and share your fundraising page through your social media…


The Gift That Feeds

Looking for a unique gift for that hard-to-buy-for someone? Consider making a donation to the Food Bank in their name! For a minimum donation of $5 per gift, the Food Bank will send a special holiday card to the designated recipient. Choose from seven card designs. Learn more here.

Be a BackPack Hero

WRGB CBS 6 News and Fidelis Care are teaming up for BackPack Heroes again this year! Your donations support kids in need throughout our 23-county service area. Make your donation here, and be sure to choose BackPack Heroes in the dropdown menu.