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!    

Arkansas Foodbank is Committed to Feeding Kids, No Matter What

  Back to school will look very different this year.  As schools are making tough decisions on what classroom learning will look like, the Arkansas Foodbank is committed to feeding kids, no matter what. Regardless of when kids go back to school, and regardless of how—whether virtual or in person, the Arkansas Foodbank will make … Continued

Ready to Welcome Back Volunteers!

  Our volunteers are at the heart of everything we do at the Foodbank and help us fulfill our mission daily. In late March, we made the tough decision to suspend our volunteer operations in our warehouse due to COVID-19. During this time, we’ve been working extremely hard to continue meeting the demand for food … Continued

Arkansas Foodbank’s Commitment

    With the heartbreaking death of George Floyd and so many before him, the need for change is more relevant today than ever. The Arkansas Foodbank stands with our communities of color in seeking justice and equity.  Our core values of respect, integrity and service compel us to listen, to learn and to act to … Continued