September is Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month  FASWVA is excited to have Kroger as our Hunger Action Month Sponsor for another year. Kroger is committed to ending hunger in the communities they serve and reducing waste in their stores. With more than 142,000 people facing hunger in Southwest Virginia, Kroger’s partnership and […]


Become a Supper Hero Today!

Become a Supper Hero Today Supper Heroes give automatically, each month, to feed the hungry. Their donations help kids, families, veterans and seniors know that they can always count on Feeding America Southwest Virginia. Supper Heroes help make sure that everybody gets supper and nobody goes hungry. With automatic, online […]


Summer Feeding 2019

Whew – what a summer! Providing more than 31,000 meals and snacks to kids this summer, the “No School, No Lunch” challenge from Kroger Zero Hunger | Zero Waste nourished FASWVA’s crucial summer feeding programs. The challenge inspired 705 gifts and grossed over $50,000 on top of Kroger’s $30,000 challenge […]


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 […]