Barter Days at the Barter Theatre – June 13,14,15

The Barter Theatre will host it’s annual “Barter Days” celebration this year on June 13, 14 and 15. The days celebrate the theater’s heritage by inviting patrons to bring non-perishable food items in exchange for theatre tickets. All those wonderful non-perishable food donations will then head to Feeding America Southwest […]


Cafe to Grow urgently needs volunteers!

  Feeding America Southwest Virginia’s Cafe to Grow children’s food truck URGENTLY needs volunteers to feed kids this summer! Cafe to Grow goes to various neighborhoods and a summer camp to provide fresh, hot meals to kids for free.  However, we need the help of our volunteers to prepare the […]


Stamp Out Hunger Postal Food Drive this weekend – 5.12.18

Stamp Out Hunger this weekend – 5.12.18 The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 26th annual national food drive on Saturday, May 12. The Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive, the country’s largest single-day food drive, provides postal customers with an easy way to donate food to those […]


Fight Hunger with FASWVA and Walmart

Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign is back and YOU can take action to fight hunger in Southwest Virginia today. Now through April 30, Walmart is working with 14 food suppliers, Synchrony Bank, and Walmart customers to donate enough to help Feeding America secure at least 200 million meals on […]


Grocery Race with A.J. Allmendinger – 3/23/18

Love NASCAR? Love feeding the hungry? Both combine when FASWVA joins Kroger and NASCAR driver A.J. Allmendinger this Friday in Martinsville! A.J. will visit with fans, sign autographs and pose for photographs from 5:30-6:15 in Kroger at the Village of Martinsville on Commonwealth Blvd. At 6:15, he’ll referee a 5-minute […]

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