#shutdownhunger   Recently updated !

Feeding America Southwest Virginia is beginning to see increased requests for food assistance as the government shutdown becomes the longest in history. And Southwest Virginia is indeed home to federal employees who are either furloughed or being asked to work without pay. What is FASWVA doing to help? Feeding America […]

Thank you to all our donors!   Recently updated !

You did it! So much happened in 2018 – because of you. Check out the video below to see all that you made possible.  

“I can make a change in people’s lives.”

“I grew up poor. I never wanted my children to see it.” A difficult divorce and an illness that left her daughter disabled turned Terry Hale’s world upside down. Terry, a client and volunteer at the Good Samaritan Christian Soldiers food pantry in Roanoke, tries to make ends meet on […]

Getting Fresh with Food Lion

As part of store renovations throughout the greater Roanoke region, Food Lion Feeds recently donated a new vehicle to Feeding America Southwest Virginia. The vehicle, which will help transport meals for children and seniors, was presented during a store ribbon cutting ceremony alongside another vehicle donated to Blue Ridge Area […]