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 […]

Our Holiday Wishlist: Funds, Food, Time

The season of giving is here and at Feeding America Southwest Virginia and we’ve got three big wishes: funds, food and time. You can make a difference in the life of someone who faces hunger in Southwest Virginia this holiday season – and you can do it in a variety […]