Press Releases


Press releases and media alerts from Feeding America Southwest Virginia.

2017

6/27 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia Breaks Ground on Community Solutions Center

6/23– Community partners spread peanut butter campaign for the hungry

6/22 — MEDIA ADVISORY: Feeding America Southwest Virginia to hold groundbreaking ceremony for new Community Solutions Center, make special announcement

6/2 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia Announces Summer Food Service Program Open Sites (Abingdon)

6/2 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia Announces Summer Food Service Program Open Sites (Salem)

5/30 — Life Gets Harder for Southwest Virginia’s Hungry

5/22 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia’s New Café to Grow “Foodie Truck” to Serve Summer Meals to Youth Across Roanoke

5/16 — MEDIA ADVISORY: Feeding America Southwest Virginia announces purchase of Melrose avenue property, receipt of grant funding for Community Solutions Center

5/10 — Letter carriers’ 25th annual food drive set for Sat., May 13 

5/3 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia to benefit from Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change” campaign

1/6 — Kroger Donates Funds and Food to Feeding America Southwest Virginia 

2016

11/23 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia’s Harvest Home Community Kitchen prepares Thanksgiving Lunches

10/15 — MEDIA ADVISORY: P. Buckley Moss unveils prints to benefit Feeding America Southwest Virginia & American Farmland Trust at Sinkland Farms

10/12 — MEDIA ADVISORY: Feeding America Southwest Virginia Dedicates New Vehicle to Service

9/29 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia Receives a Second Trailer Truck Full of Food From The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

9/8 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia Asks Region’s Residents to Take Action to End Hunger

9/7 — Feeding America Southwest Virginia receives $6,000 grant from the UPS Foundation