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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Hunger Bowl 2014 Winners! 205,992 Pounds Collected!

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...

Hunger Bowl 2014

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...

Food Bank of Northeast Georgia Releases Annual Report

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.

Classic City BBQ Festival a Success

Aug 22, 2014 by Susan Dodson

Due to the success of the Classic City BBQ Festival Raffle, the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia will be able to provide over 51,000 meals to members of our community who might otherwise go hungry. Thank you to all of the people who bought raffle tickets, played our Spin to Win game, and purchased t-shirts. Thanks also to Dr. Phillip Lanoue, Charles Russell and Food Bank President John Becker, who helped raise funds by s...

100% of Proceeds from Tailgate Trade Show Raffle to benefit Food Bank of Northeast Georgia

Aug 13, 2014 by Susan Dodson

On August 15 and 16, 2014, the Classic Center will host the Classic City BBQ Festival and Tailgate Trade Show. This is an official sanctioned event of the Kansas City BBQ Society and an official stop on the Georgia BBQ Championship 2014 tour. A portion of the proceeds from the festival will benefit the Food Bank. The Classic Center and the Food Bank hope to raise 50,000 meals from the proceeds of this event. One of the...

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