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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Speak Out Against Hunger

September is Hunger Action Month. Nearly 49 million people in America face hunger: 128,000 of them are right here in northeast Georgia. That is approximately 1 in 4 northeast Georgia residents. One fourth of these are children. Don’t let their struggles go unheard. View our Upcoming Events ...

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Help Us Win a $10,000 Sign Makeover

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia has entered a nationwide contest sponsored by FastSigns, to receive a complete signage makeover worth up to $10,000. Earlier this year we unveiled a new logo, marking our 20th anniversary and now we need your help to update our trucks and signs. It is easy! You ...

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First Annual Georgia Legal Food Frenzy a Huge Success

The unofficial results are in! In our first year, nearly 20 law firms and legal organizations collect over 26,800 pounds of food. This is just shy of a complete tractor trailer load. Winners will be announced in the coming days.

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20th Annual Stamp Out Hunger set for Saturday May 12, 2012

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The Campbell Soup Company will join forces with the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) to help Stamp Out Hunger. The nations largest one day food drive has a goal to collect of 40,000 pounds of food for the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia. To participate simply set out a grocery bag wi...

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What can 10,500 pounds of food do?

Mobile Pantries provide food for hundreds of families at once. On March 22, 2012, The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia contributed 10,500 pounds of food to The Warren Chapel United Methodist Church Outreach Ministry. Warren Chapel was able to distribute food to 240 families that came through the Mo...