Media Coverage 2016

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August 23, 2016 – U.S. Department of Defense – DoD Makes Last-Minute Push for Food Donations in ‘Feds Feed Families’

August 15, 2016 – Civil Eats – Why This Food Bank is Turning Away Junk Food

August 5, 2016 – Food Tank – More Than 200 Attendees at First DC Food Policy Council Meeting

July 28, 2016 – Alexandria Gazette – Alexandria Column: Youth Education — Keeping Kids Motivated

July 28, 2016 – DBK News – Terps Against Hunger, alumni teamed up to package 42,000 meals in two hours

July 23, 2016 – WTOP – Food bank to offer healthier choices

July 22, 2016 – DCW50 – Hundreds of thousands of kids at risk of going hungry during summer months

July 21, 2016 – ABC7 – Local group hits the road to feed kids over the summer months

July 14, 2016 – The Guardian – From field to fork: the six stages of wasting food

July 6, 2016 – Prince William Living – The Community Foundation For Northern Virginia Continues To Help Hungry Families In Manassas

July 5, 2016 – USA Today – D.C. food bank taking the junk out of clients’ diets

June 29, 2016 – Bisnow – Katten Chairman Row in Potomac Regatta Fundraiser

June 27, 2016 – DCist – Have Your Meat and Eat It Too At The National Capital BBQ

June 26, 2016 – Jewish Food Experience – Staving Off Hunger in the Nation’s Capital

June 22, 2016 – The Kojo Nnamdi Show – School’s Out, But Lunch Is Still On

June 18, 2016 – Channel 9 TV – Volunteers Fill 12,500 Lunch Bags for Kids in Need

June 6, 2016 – CBS DC – Fire Up the Grill for the 24th Annual National Capital Barbecue Battle!

May 18, 2016 – Fairfax County Cable Channel 16 – Food Providers Network Monthly Meeting

May 16, 2016 – Washington Post – Food nonprofits will feed you and 4,999 of your closest friends on Wednesday

May 13, 2016 – 105.9 FM WMAL – 30,000 Volunteers to Pack 5 Million Meals This Weekend

May 11, 2016 – DCist – Even (Most) Local Crops Are Hating This Weather

May 11, 2016 – Food Tank – “Innovative Models for Food Recovery & Reducing Food Waste” Panel at the 2016 D.C. Food Tank Summit

May 10, 2016 – The Guardian – Open data feeds the poor 20,000 tonnes of food per year in Washington DC

April 27, 2016 – News For a Better Future – Food Bank Creates ‘Road Map To End Hunger’ With One Bus Already En Route

April 20, 2016 – ABC7 Let’s Talk Live – Teaching Children How to Give Back

March 29, 2016 – Montgomery Community Media – Childhood Hunger and Food Insecurity is Real in Montgomery County

March 28, 2016 – Aunt Bertha – Capital Area Food Bank Leverages Aunt Bertha’s Technology to Break Down Barriers

March 26, 2016 – NBC Washington – 19 Places You Can Volunteer in Spring

March 23, 2016 – The Georgetowner – Blue Jeans Ball Raises Funds for Capital Area Food Bank

March 22, 2016 – Food Tank – Ten Questions with Nancy Roman, President and CEO of the Capital Area Food Bank

March 14, 2016 – BISNOW – Blue Jeans Ball!

March 8, 2016 – RecentNewz – How Tech is Forcing Firms to be Better Global Citizens

February 17, 2016 – The Sentinal – Farmers Get Concession at Second Budget Session

February 12, 2016 – The Connection – Alexandria Column: Building Strong Children at Community Lodgings

January 29, 2016 – DCist –The Federal Forager: Winter Produce In The District

January 27, 2016 – The Kojo Nmandi Show –Blizzard Business: How Grocers And Restaurants Handled Snowzilla

January 27, 2016 – The Washington Sun – DPR and The Capital Area Food Bank Partner to Provide Food Distribution

January 27, 2016 – The Northwest Current – Vulnerable residents weren’t left out in cold during storm, nonprofits say