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 […]


Delayed Opening

Delayed opening at Salem and Community Solutions Center December 11th

Both the Salem and Community Solutions Center locations of Feeding America Southwest Virginia will be opening at 10 am on December 11th, 2018. This delay is due to the snow and remaining plowing that still needs to be done. Any staff that cannot make it in tomorrow should contact their […]


FASWVA Closed Monday, Dec. 10th Due to Weather

Feeding America Southwest Virginia will be closed on Monday, December 10th due to the snowy weather. All of our locations – Abingdon, Salem, and the Community Solutions Center – will be closed. Please keep checking back here for updates. Have fun in the snow and, please, stay safe!

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2018 FASWVA/Kroger Grocery Dash!

The Feeding America Southwest Virginia/Kroger Grocery Dash is BACK and better than ever! Join us on #GivingTuesday, Tuesday, November 27, at 1 p.m. at the Ridgewood Farms Kroger store (1925 Electric Rd.) in Salem to watch three teams of your favorite local TV personalities dash to feed the hungry! #GivingTuesday […]


FASWVA graduates first culinary arts training class

The inaugural cohort of four students recently graduated from Feeding America Southwest Virginia’s Culinary Arts Training program. Mona Ardoun, Althea J. Jenkins, Charles Parker and Shaqueena Snyder were recognized with certificates of completion and high praise from their instructor, FASWVA Director of Culinary Arts, Marti Burbridge. Burbridge lauded the students […]