“Imagine carrying four, five-pound bags of sugar around the block. That’s the weight of the food that the average American wastes every month,” CAFB President and CEO Nancy E. Roman told those attending the 2013 Northern Virginia Hunger Summitt.
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Food Lion has made a strong commitment to enriching and investing in the communities it serves.
For years, the CAFB has worked to support programs at the Central Union Mission designed to get those who are hungry or even homeless back on their feet.
The Simon Lions roared and showed DC they’re the king of this jungle. It was time to divide the competition and add a win to their school’s triumphs.
In addition to food distribution, we take pride in empowering our partners through our teaching kitchen, nutrition programs and a variety of other resources.
This April, we broke ground in two of the main spaces of the Capital Area Food Bank’s Urban Demonstration Garden.
The Metropolitan Area Hunger Conference brings together those invested — either professionally or socially — in eradicating hunger.
National Foundation to End Senior Hunger Founder Enid Borden offers an inspiring mix of pragmatism, optimism and outrage.
Bernard’s “no food left behind” credo and the hard work of all the Orr Elementary School Food Pantry volunteers has made it a stand out among food resource centers in the Washington metro area.
The expiration of the payroll tax holiday will undoubtedly be a final straw for many barely getting by.