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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Help feed hungry children in our community

Mar 10, 2014 by Susan Dodson

Join us on Saturday April 19, 2014 for the 6th annual Will Rock 4 Food concert to benefit our Food 2 Kids Program. Advanced tickets now on sale for $25. VIP Packages available starting at $50.

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Last Day to Purchase Advance Tickets for Our 16th Empty Bowls Luncheon

Feb 17, 2014 by Susan Dodson

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia is now serving over 10.6 million meals to community residents. Residents like Anthony; a little boy whose parents are going through tough times right now and sometimes have to choose between paying rent and paying for food. Residents like Joe. Joe works two jobs, and even with his teenage son contributing to the household some night’s dinner just isn’t there. And then there is Helen. ...

Paint a Bowl Fill Hungry Stomachs

Jan 13, 2014 by Susan Dodson

There are still a few spots available for our second bowl painting activity. If you are interested in helping to support our 16th Annual Empty Bowls Luncheon by painting a bowl to be used at this event please contact us today 706 354 8191 or donations@foodbaknega.org.

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16th Annual Empty Bowls Luncheon - March 5, 2014

Jan 6, 2014 by Susan Dodson

Take part in any or all of our Annual Empty Bowls Events. Luncheon and Silent Auction Wednesday March 5, 2014 11:30 am to 1:30 pm The Classic Center Paint a Bowl Activity Tuesday January 14, 2014 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Thursday January 16, 2014 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Saturday January 25, 2014 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Monday January 27, 2014 5:30 ...

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Holiday Wreath Sale to Benefit Food Bank

Dec 3, 2013 by Susan Dodson

Gardenia Floral has teamed up with The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia in our work to end hunger this Holiday Season. They are offering beautiful 24 inch noble fir wreaths with a simple holiday bow for just $36 delivered to Athens area homes and businesses. You may also pick up your wreath at the Food Bank. 100% of the proceeds from the purchase will be donated to the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia, providing 80 meals t...

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