Summer Feeding Wrap Up

When schools close for the summer, children struggle to find food to replace breakfast and lunch they were receiving at school every day. Over 60% of children in Arkansas rely on free and reduced lunches, meaning when summer comes, they are struggling to fill the gaps that those meals provided. The Arkansas Foodbank is here … Continued

Meet Our Community Initiatives Intern

We sat down with our Community Initiatives Intern, Jacquita Johnson. Learn more from her Q & A session below!   Name: Jacquita N. Johnson Hometown: Little Rock, AR School Attended: Bachelor of Science from Texas Southern University in Health and Administration in 2017 What brought you to the Foodbank? After returning from Peace Corps South Africa … Continued

Harvest Week 2020

We are excited to announce some awesome changes to our 5th Annual Harvest Night. It’s now Harvest Week 2020 presented by Riceland Foods. This week long celebration will take place during Hunger Action Month in September. See below for more information!