Helping Make Back to School a Hunger-Free Time for Kids

It’s the start of school this week for many kids across Arkansas. This should be an exciting time filled with new teachers, classrooms and friends. But for many kids, this also means that while they’re excited to get back to breakfast and lunch at school, they still don’t have access to food when they return … Continued

19th Annual THV11 Summer Cereal Drive in full swing!

Summertime in Arkansas usually means sunny skies, playing games, riding bikes, and ice cream; but for some children, it’s a time of wondering where their next meal will come from – especially since they are not getting breakfast and lunch at school. Over the last 19 years, the Arkansas Foodbank and THV 11 have teamed … Continued

Morgan Stanley Foundation Awards Grant to Arkansas Foodbank

Morgan Stanley Check Presentation on June 14,2019.   The Arkansas Foodbank is happy to announce a new grant from the Morgan Stanley Foundation to support  our fresh produce program.  The funds will be used to increase our ability to access, transport and store fresh produce and provide fruits and vegetables for families in need. The … Continued

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