September is Hunger Action Month!

We have food and non-food items to sort and would love to have volunteers sign up for shifts: ~Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings: 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. ~Saturdays and Sundays: 9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.; 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.; and 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Contact Laura Martin or Mary Mazur to reserve your shift: (518)786-3691 ext.…


It’s National Dairy Month!

National Dairy Month is here and we’re celebrating “30 Days of Dairy!” Check out these tips, facts, and recipes on how you can add dairy to your diet to get the nutrients you need every day. Folks from the American Dairy Association and Dairy Council, Inc. volunteered with us on June 9, sorting thousands of…


Food Bank Receives Several Grants from Walmart

Walmart is a strong partner in the fight against hunger, supporting Feeding America and food banks across the country in many ways. In 2013, for example, Walmart provided the Food Bank with grants for multiple projects; donated millions of pounds of food and non-food items from individual stores and its Distribution Center; supplied warehouse volunteers;…


CDPHP Holiday Appeal

The Annual CDPHP Holiday Appeal is in full swing! Now through December 31, CDPHP will match up to $10,000 in donations for the Food Bank’s BackPack Program! Be sure to indicate “CDPHP Holiday Appeal” on your check or when donating on our website!

Looking for a holiday gift alternative?

If you are tired of giving the same token gifts, consider a gift to the Food Bank in honor of your family, friends, and business associates. For a donation of $5.00 or more per gift, the Food Bank will provide a card acknowledging that a financial gift to feed the hungry has been made in…


Fleet Feet Sports 24 Hour Fight Against Hunger

Two Fleet Feet Sports employees will launch an attempt on the American record (153.76 miles, Christopher Bergland, 29/30 April 2004) for miles run on a treadmill in one 24-hour period. Their aim is to raise awareness for the issue of hunger as well as raise funds for the Food Bank. The run will start Friday,…