Mobile Food Pantry – Bad Weather Schedule

NOTICE: Mobile Food Pantry distributions during inclement weather. Our Mobile Food Pantry team does its very best to be on-site at the appointed time to server our community. However, inclement weather can disrupt our distributions. During severe weather events, the Mobile Food Pantry schedule is determined by local school closures. If the local schools in […]

Mobile Food Pantry truck

Kroger’s Eat Simple, Live Simple

Start your New Year off right! Come to an afternoon devoted to teaching and demonstrating eating better and living healthier lives. This event will feature: Kroger Chefs Cooking Demonstrations Healthy Lifestyles Vendors Kids Area Chance to Win a $1000 Kroger Shopping Spree grand prize (entry at gate, no purchase necessary) Admission proceeds benefit Feeding America […]

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Our Holiday Wish List !

The season for giving is nigh upon us, and as FASWVA works tirelessly to give food to those in need, we are also in need of some things that can improve our efforts and help us succeed in our mission. Please consider making a donation in support of our Holiday Wish List! We’re looking for […]


FASWVA Fall 2015 Newsletter Cover

Fall 2015 Newsletter

Our Fall 2015 Newsletter is now available on-line for your reading pleasure! Find out what the food bank has been doing lately and how we are helping the food insecure. Featured Stories: New Board Members Food Lion Pantry Makeover Harvest Gratitude Assessing Partner Agency Capabilities Eric Naschold – A┬áLife of Feeding the Hungry Holiday Cards […]

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The Piedmont Mill, also known as Clements Mill, still stands in Franklin County, Virginia. Constructed in 1866, a year after the end of the Civil War, the mill was renovated in 1930. Gristmills like this were important for grinding grains into products for use in meals. Deer at Snowy Mill: Watercolor by Roanoke artist, Carol […]

Deer in front of a snowy mill - watercolor