CAFB recently welcomed students from Thurgood Marshall Academy Mentor Day and their mentors to the food bank for a day of food, fun and service.
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Volunteer leaders play a crucial part for ensuring kids at risk of hunger receive nutritious food.
Recently, 30 partners of the Capital Area Food Bank which run Weekend Bag and Kids Cafe® programs, participated in a “Proposal Writing and Budgeting Basics” training.
Volunteers are critically needed to feed kids involved in our Weekend Bag Program. Graduate school students from PricewaterhouseCoopers’ internship program stepped up to ensure they were all fed.
Through the AmeriCorps CAN food drive, volunteers, current AmeriCorps members and alumni raised over 1,000 pounds of food for the Capital Area Food Bank throughout the month of February.
I can honestly say that I had no idea I could make such an impact when I came on as a volunteer at the Capital Area Food Bank…
Every month we’ll announce new and ongoing volunteer opportunities. Check out what’s in store in February.
As a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the founding date selected by the CAFB organizers was his birthday, January 15.
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are asking Americans to participate in National Day of Service on Saturday.
“I grew up in an environment where we didn’t have a lot of opportunities. I know what it’s like to go to bed hungry.”