The Attorney General of Virginia, the Young Lawyers Division of The Virginia Bar Association, and the Federation of Virginia Food Banks invite you to participate in the 2015 Legal Food Frenzy! To date, the Legal Food Frenzy has raised the equivalent of over 10 million pounds of food. Help us raise even more by registering […]
Many of you saw The Atlantic article, “Life in the Sickest Town in America”, that we shared on social media this past weekend. It revealed a region suffering from crushing poverty, illness, and unemployment. This is the reality in Buchanan County and food insecurity only makes things worse. We would like to provide a little […]
26,000 Pounds! Thank you for donating during the 10 Cares Super Food Drive! Thursday, January 29th Walmart stores from 8 am to 6 pm Bonsack location Christiansburg location Danville location All food donations will stay local!
It is with great sorrow that we acknowledge the passing of a founder of our food bank, E. Cabell Brand. As a visionary leader that shaped the response to hunger within our region, he continued to support FASWVA from our creation in 1981 until his death January 13, 2015. He was a contributor to the […]
National Geographic’s “Eat: The Story of Food” Cookbook This free, downloadable cookbook is our gift to you for all you have done to help the hungry in 2014. Enjoy recipes from Mayim Bialik, Barbara Eden, Duff Goldman, Eva Longoria, Paul McCartney – and many more. Thanks, again, for all you do to fight hunger in […]
Have a look at what you helped accomplish this year! Thank you for your volunteer time, donations, and support throughout 2014.
Pamela Irvine, President and CEO of Feeding America Southwest Virginia, is named to the Commonwealth Council on Bridging the Nutritional Divide. Pamela Irvine, President and CEO of Feeding America Southwest Virginia, has been named to the serve as a member of the Commonwealth Council on Bridging the Nutritional Divide. The council was established through an […]