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

Cargill Surprises Foodbank with Turkey Truckload

The Foodbank received a great surprise for the 2018 holiday season today! Springdale based Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats donated 40,000 pounds of turkeys to the Foodbank. “We are delighted to be able to provide these turkeys to the Arkansas Foodbank in Little Rock from our turkey processing facility located in Springdale,” said Cargill’s turkey … Continued

Strong Farm Bill will ensure food on the table

Food is a building block for our community. Food allows children to learn and grow up strong. Food is medicine for a healthier life. Food opens doors to a brighter future. Every day through the power of nutritious food, the Arkansas Foodbank creates opportunities across central and southern Arkansas. With a nutritious meal after school. … Continued