FASWVA for the Holidays   Recently updated !

There’s so much happening with FASWVA this holiday season! You can support us in so many ways inside and out of the food bank. Check out some of the great events we have coming up: THROUGH DECEMBER 31 – Bank of America “Give a Meal” Campaign Bank of America will […]

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Triple Your Gift with Bank of America “Give A Meal”

Want to double-down on your donation this holiday season? For a limited time, thanks to a generous challenge from our partner Bank of America, each $1 you donate will be matched by the Bank of America Charitable Foundation with $2 through their Give a Meal program. That means that when you […]

Full Circle

Virginia Graham lives in a small apartment in what was once a historic chapel in the picturesque village of Elliston, Virginia. She enjoys her bit of tranquility, but she has also faced a lot of challenges in her lifetime. She used to do office work – data entry and some […]

Breaking New Ground

On a bright, sunny day in June, Feeding America Southwest Virginia gathered with a group of partners at a building on Melrose Avenue that has seen better days. It is fondly remembered for its days as the fine-dining establishment Lowell’s Restaurant. But its most recent incarnation, the nightclub “Ms. Choc’s […]

David: Reflections from Michelle Stamper

Michelle Stamper is the volunteer director of a FASWVA Mobile Food Pantry site in Grayson County. It was winter when I first met David, so we were holding the Mobile Food Pantry distribution inside the gym. I was up front calling out numbers and taking cards as clients started through […]