News Releases by "Susan Dodson"
Jan 7, 2015 by Susan Dodson
When I retired several years ago from UGA I knew I wanted to find a way to contribute to the community through volunteering with an agency that was addressing needs in the community in a significant way. Hunger is such a basic need and one that is hard to imagine in a country of such plenty and abundance as the US. When I first decided to volunteer with the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia I was impressed with the lev...
Dec 23, 2014 by Susan Dodson
Please join us on Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 for our 17th Annual Empty Bowl Luncheon. 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.
Nov 18, 2014 by Susan Dodson
Overall Hunger Bowl Winner Pounds Per Person UGA Student Athlete Advisory Council (3160 pounds per person) Overall Hunger Bowl Winner for Total Pounds Athens Christian School (28,150 pounds) Small Group Category The HardCore Gym (2511 pounds per person) Medium Group Evoshield (59 pounds per person) Large Group Nakanishi (76 pounds per person) UGA Small Group Grady College (2289 pounds per person) UGA Medium Group Terr...
Sep 8, 2014 by Susan Dodson
Could you look into the eyes of a child and tell them they will have nothing to eat tonight? We can’t either. That’s why we work so hard every day of the year to make sure that children, families and seniors in Northeast Georgia have food. Because no one should go hungry. Not just during the holidays, but all year round. That is why we started The Hunger Bowl; to help ensure there was enough food for the holidays. Las...
Aug 29, 2014 by Susan Dodson
The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia has released our 2013-2014 Annual Report. Please click on the icon at the bottom left of our home page to see all of the exciting news and highlights.