Think local. Give local. Feed Local.

I’ve been thinking about the meaning of community and the food bank’s mission as we prepare our annual report Impact: 2017. Community is all around us. We create and are created by communities. And for Feeding America Southwest Virginia, we are called to nourish communities and help stabilize the lives […]

Impact 2017 Cover Page

It’s Go Time for Summer Feeding

It’s Go Time for Summer Feeding Spontaneous cheers of “when I say taco, you say nacho — TACO! NACHO!” rose from a crowd of children as they waited in line for meals at a very special foodie truck. Feeding America Southwest Virginia hosts Summer Food Service Program sites throughout our […]

Will She Go Hungry This Summer?

Will She Go Hungry This Summer? “How will I feed my child this summer?” That’s a question on the minds of many parents as school lets out and children lose access to free and reduced-price school breakfast and lunch programs. Across Feeding America Southwest Virginia’s service region, more than 43,000 […]