Tyson Awards Arkansas Foodbank Grant for Mobile Pantries

  Building stronger, healthier communities is a commitment Tyson Foods and the Arkansas Foodbank takes very seriously. That’s why we’re so proud to announce a $40,560 grant from Tyson to increase access to nutritious food through Mobile Pantries in Jefferson County. Arkansas consistently ranks as one of the most food insecure states in the nation. … Continued

Arkansas Foodbank Announces Day of Giving for April 11

        Join us on April 11th for our first Foodbank Day of Giving! This is a 24-hour opportunity for our community to come together and help change the lives of hungry Arkansans. On Day of Giving, you get to choose where your funds go. #40WaysToGive means you have 40 different opportunities to choose from on … Continued

Arkansas Foodbank Looking for Hunger Heroes!

  Hunger Heroes = Children and Young Adults fighting childhood hunger in Arkansas! We’re asking for nominations for children and young adults to be Hunger Heroes to help us fight childhood hunger in Arkansas. 1 in 4 kids in Arkansas are at risk for going hungry. The Arkansas Foodbank is fighting every day to help … Continued

17th Annual Empty Bowls Chairs Announced

17th Annual Empty Bowls Chairs Announced   The Arkansas Foodbank is proud to announce Allison Waldrip Bragg, Katie Waldrip Branscum, and Lauren Waldrip Ward as our 17th Annual Empty Bowls Chairs! The sisters share their passion for hunger relief in our state: “Even with such fertile farmland and significant food production, Arkansas is the second … Continued