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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Food Bank of Northeast Georgia Sponsors Athens Pig Roast to Identify Food Deserts

Apr 30, 2015 by Susan Dodson

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia will continue its work to identify and fill food deserts in Athens-Clarke County when it sponsors Community Connection of Northeast Georgia’s second Athens Pig Roast 4-7 p.m. May 9 at Alps Road Elementary School located at 205 Alps Road. The Food Bank is one of four presenting sponsors for the pig roast series organized by Community Connection to help the organization collect 2,000 su...

Volunteer with Food2Kids365

Apr 30, 2015 by Susan Dodson

The Food Bank can now provide food to children from food insecure homes all year round thanks to a Hunger-Free Summer Grant through Feeding America’s Member Grants program in conjunction with the ConAgra Foundation. Volunteers are needed to bag and deliver food to children May 27 through August 7. Each volunteer opportunity is about an hour long. For more information or to volunteer, email Bill Taylor at volunteers@foo...

Front Porch Foot Race to Benefit The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia

Apr 29, 2015 by Susan Dodson

The Georgia Club Foundation will present its ninth annual Front Porch Foot Race benefitting the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia May 16 at The Georgia Club located at 1050 Chancellors Drive in Statham. The event will begin with a fun run and walk at 8 a.m. followed by a 5K at 8:30 a.m. The Tot Trot will begin at 9:30 a.m. All courses will wind through The Georgia Club’s scenic residential golf community. An awards ceremo...

Will Rock 4 Food News!!!

Mar 31, 2015 by Susan Dodson

We are so excited to have Carl Lindberg and Soul Fellowship as our entertainment for our Will Rock 4 Food event. Their opening group will be Mack Mavis, a duo consisting of Zack Milster and Mason Davis. Food provided by: Heirloom Cafe Royal Peasant Brett’s American Cafe Edible Arrangements Raising Canes Athens Bagel Co. Menchies The Grill Holy Crepe Buffalos Phickles Pickles Kikis Bakeshop Tazikis Sweets ...

Will Rock 4 Food Tickets on Sale

Mar 11, 2015 by Susan Dodson

Tickets are on sale now for our 7th Will Rock 4 Food Benefit to raise funds for our local Food 2 Kids program. Will Rock 4 Food will take place April 18, 2015 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Terrapin Brewery. Come listen to music, taste food from over 20 local restaurants, enjoy Terrapin tastings, participate in this area’s largest Rock-Paper-Scissors Tournament, let your children play at our Kidz Jam Session and ha...

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