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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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.

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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...

Hunger Bowl 2015 Delivery Reception

Nov 5, 2015 by Susan Dodson

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia will conclude its 2015 Hunger Bowl competition with a delivery reception from 1-4 p.m. Nov. 13 at its Athens facility located at 861 Newton Bridge Road. During the reception, teams will drop off food collected during the two week competition. The food will be weighed at the time of drop off and one point will be given for each pound of food donated. Each dollar donated will count as f...

Hunger Bowl Kick Off Breakfast

Oct 21, 2015 by Susan Dodson

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia will kick off its 2015 Hunger Bowl community-wide food drive competition with a breakfast from 8-9 a.m. Oct. 30 at Hilton Garden Inn, 390 E. Washington St. in downtown Athens. During the breakfast, representatives of registered teams will enjoy a continental breakfast with coffee and juice provided by Hilton Garden Inn in the hotel’s Magnolia Room while listening to a brief speech by ...

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