Summer Is the Hungriest Time of Year

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For families dealing with food insecurity, summer can be a struggle as their kids lose access to school meals. The Food Bank works to alleviate summer hunger through our Summer Meals programs, so kids can feel full and ready for summer adventures!

Stories From the Community: Arisai

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Arisai is working hard, but the earnings from her job don’t always enable her to purchase the kinds of food she’d like to for her son, which can be expensive. That’s why she’s glad that his after care program partners with the Capital Area Food Bank as one of its 2,000 After-School Meals sites.

An Evening of Gratitude For Our Volunteers

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We’re always on the lookout for ways to say “thank you” to our incredible volunteers, and April – National Volunteer Month – presented a great opportunity to do that with an “Evening of Gratitude.”

Stamp Out Hunger

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In partnership with the United States Postal Service, the Capital Area Food Bank will be participating in the 26th Annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Please consider leaving a bag or two of canned or nonperishable items at your door for your local mail carrier, it’s that simple!