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 […]

Redefining “Health Food”

Aetna and FASWVA teamed up in July to support the people attending the Remote Area Medical (RAM) clinic in Wise, Va. The clinic provides a host of free medical and dental services to those in need each year. Knowing that many individuals who struggle to afford medical care also struggle […]

Season of Giving

This is the “season of giving” – when the financial support of our donors helps us provide meals and food boxes for those who otherwise wouldn’t have a holiday meal. Typically, the end of the year is a time when donations help us keep the warehouses stocked, meals prepared, food […]

Zero Hunger Holidays with Kroger

Kroger recently introduced a new version of their “Feed the Hungry” boxes. A part of the company’s ongoing Zero Hunger | Zero Waste initiative, the boxes make it easy for generous Kroger customers to donate to their local food bank. The boxes contain enough food for 10 meals, including non-perishable […]

Welcome, BJ’s!

Feeding America Southwest Virginia would like to officially welcome BJ’s Wholesale Club to the Roanoke Valley. BJ’s is a major chain of membership warehouse clubs that sells groceries and other household goods. Even before the Roanoke club opened its doors at Crossroads Shopping Center, BJ’s jumped in to help nourish […]