It’s Peanut Butter Time! PB Drive August 1 – 31

The FASWVA Peanut Butter Drive is back! August 1 – 31 | Sponsored by Kroger “Zero Hunger | Zero Waste” Did you know that peanut butter is Feeding America Southwest Virginia’s most requested, but least donated item? It’s high in protein, long-lasting and enjoyed by kids and adults alike. Help […]

FASWVA welcomes new Community Solutions Center Director

SALEM, Va. (July 25, 2019) – Feeding America Southwest Virginia welcomes Cheryl Cobbs to the organization as the new Director of the Community Solutions Center (CSC) in Northwest Roanoke. Cobbs’ background is a blend of community action, management, educational leadership and small business ownership, making her well suited to guiding […]

FREE Meal Sites for Kids this Summer

If you know a child under 18 in need of a meal this summer, FASWVA has Summer Food Service Program sites throughout Southwest Virginia that can help. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, […]

Double Your Gift TODAY with FASWVA and Kroger

No School = No Lunch School’s out! For some, that means vacations and summer fun. But for others, it means hunger. Many children in Southwest Virginia participate in free or reduced-price breakfast and lunch programs at their schools. Now that school’s out, families must figure out how to provide two […]

Stamp Out Hunger is THIS SATURDAY, May 11

The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 27th annual national food drive on Saturday, May 11. The Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive, the country’s largest single-day food drive, provides postal customers with an easy way to donate food to those in need in the community. Postal customers […]