The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia will work toward ending hunger as part of an overall community effort to alleviate poverty.

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Legacy Giving

May 13, 2016 by Susan Dodson

Legacy giving creates opportunities for both our donors and for the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia’s hunger-relief efforts. Legacy gifts help us secure and distribute food and to our neighbors in need. What are Legacy Gifts? Legacy gifts are gifts other than outright gifts of cash or publicly traded stocks. You may wish to make a gift through your will or trust, use different types of assets or create a gift which pays...

Buy Your Tickets Now For Our 8th Will Rock 4 Food

Mar 15, 2016 by Susan Dodson

Buy your tickets now and make sure no children in our community go hungry. Food 2Kids helps get bags of food to almost 1,900 kids a week who are considered food insecure in Northeast Georgia. Each week during the school year bags of food are sent home with these kids so that they have enough to eat on the weekends. In Clarke County alone, we have 500 kids enrolled in the program, and there is currently a waiting list t...

Empty Bowl 2016

Feb 12, 2016 by Susan Dodson

Please join us for our 18th Annual Empty Bowl Luncheon on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, from 11:30 to 1:00 at the Classic Center in downtown Athens. Share a simple lunch of soup and sandwich to raise awareness of hunger in our community. Ticket for the luncheon only is $20. Ticket for the luncheon and a hand painted bowl is $30. Table for 10 with hand painted bowls is $400.

DONATE NOW!! Please use this link for your year end donations.

Dec 30, 2015 by Susan Dodson

Holiday Donation Cards Now Available!

Dec 3, 2015 by Susan Dodson

Reduce your holiday stress and show family, friends and colleagues how much you care about those in need. It’s easy AND meaningful! Order holiday cards from the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia and spread holiday cheer while providing hope to thousands. Each $1 donated provides 6 meals to someone in need. Simply make a donation of $10 or more per person in someone’s honor and we will send a gift card printed with “In the...

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