Facing Hunger Food Bank Faces Soaring Demand & New Challenges Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

As closures and social distancing orders meant to limit spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) sweep across the country, the impact is being felt in communities large and small. While changes taking place are disrupting the lives of nearly everyone in some way, food-insecure individuals will face particular challenges, and the number of people who

Kindred Communications Feeding America Emergency Radiothon

Kindred Communications Feeding America Emergency Radiothon ...support its 200-member network of local food banks across the U.S., including the Facing Hunger Foodbank, the Southeast Ohio Foodbank and the Mountaineer Food Bank. The “Radio Cares: Feeding America Emergency Radiothon” will air on Big Buck Country... 04/30/20 16:37 | United States | huntingtonnews.net Tweet

Empty Bowls Fundraiser Moves to Online

Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON — Last month, Empty Bowls announced its annual event scheduled for April 3 would be canceled due to novel coronavirus concerns, breaking a string of 17 years the fundraiser has been held to benefit Facing Hunger Foodbank. Read more: https://www.herald-dispatch.com/coronavirus/annual-empty-bowls-fundraiser-moves-to-online-sales-curbside-pickup/article_1555ad21-ba2b-5f55-bf93-0f4ccf6062f2.html

Kroger donates more than $40,000 in product, cash to two WV food banks

WOWK Donation from Kroger- Kroger Mid-Atlantic announced donations of $41,000 in product and cash this week to two prominent West Virginia food banks – Mountaineer Food Bank in Gassaway and Facing Hunger Foodbank in Huntington. - Read more: https://www.wboy.com/news/west-virginia/kroger-donates-more-than-40000-in-product-cash-to-two-wv-food-banks/  

Easter sermons focus on raising $ for FHFB

  WSAZ-Midday Hour of Hope Easter Service Easter sermons focus on raising $ for FHFB Read more: http://Read more: https://mms.tveyes.com/Transcript.asp?StationID=3060&DateTime=4%2F10%2F2020+12%3A12%3A59+PM&Term=Facing+Hunger+Food+bank&PlayClip=TRUE  

National Guard Helping

WSAZ  National Guard members have been helping out with food banks, including packing 450 family boxes at Facing Hunger Food Bank in Huntington. Altogether, the unit has distributed more than 58.500 meals throughout West Virginia. Read Morehttps://www.wsaz.com/content/news/WVa-National-Guard-reaching-out-in-COVID-19-fight-569428681.html  

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