Bringing Hope to the Table®, Kroger’s ongoing hunger relief program, brings much needed funds to local food banks. Since its launch in 2006, the program has generated $27 million, all of which goes directly to food banks working in Kroger communities. These funds help food banks purchase new trucks, refrigeration equipment, computers and other resources critical […]
DONATE 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 […]
March 1, 2015 – River’s Edge Sports Complex, Roanoke, VA Race 13.1 in Roanoke, VA will make its debut in 2015. The race starts and finishes in beautiful downtown Roanoke along the river at Rivers Edge North, and the course will feature stretches of greenway along the picturesque Roanoke River! One-third of the new Roanoke […]
Our Winter 2014 Newsletter is available! Featuring: Fulfilling the Commitment…Feeding the Future Community Partners in Action Partner Pickup Program …and more! READ ON-LINE NOW
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 […]