2021 Annual Meeting – Thank You

RSVP on Facebook Thank You Thank you for your feedback! Be sure to RSVP here for our Facebook live event! Facebook Live Q&A session with Kurt Reiber, President & CEO, Freestore Foodbank Tuesday, February 2, 2021 12-1 p.m. ET RSVP today!

2021 Annual Meeting – Thank You

2021 Annual Meeting

RSVP on Facebook We want to hear from you! DONATE NOW Since we can’t meet in person, we’re holding our annual meeting virtually, and hope you will join us. Please mark your calendars to see your impact in action. Freestore Foodbank Annual Meeting on January 28, [...]

2021 Annual Meeting

Best of Quacky

MORE BEST OF QUACKY VIDEOS DONATE MONTHLY Quacky the Duck is Freestore Foodbank's loveable mascot, and always up to something fun when out out helping the community! Yes, there’s a day for everything... and January 13 is Rubber Duckie Day! Even though today is all about [...]

Best of Quacky
  • LIFT the Tristate Graduate

I can’t begin to explain how much this means to me

Many people know that Freestore Foodbank partners with 500+ partner agencies like food pantries, shelters and soup kitchens. We also have two job training programs to help people address the main reason for hunger -- poverty. These workforce development programs help unemployed and underemployed people gain the skills they [...]

I can’t begin to explain how much this means to me
  • COVID-19 Food Services Emergency Box Distribution

Holiday Food Distribution

Tuesday, December 1st - Wednesday, December 23rd. The holidays are a special time for families to gather, enjoy a meal and make lasting memories, but for our neighbors who are struggling to feed their families, the season adds additional stress and challenges. We at Freestore Foodbank believe that every family deserves to share a holiday meal together.

Holiday Food Distribution
  • weekly drive-up food distribution

Freestore Foodbank to introduce new weekly drive-up food distribution to help families through winter months of pandemic.

Since March, at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Freestore Foodbank has coordinated and produced emergency food distributions in neighborhoods throughout Greater Cincinnati. Beginning Wednesday, December 9 Freestore Foodbank will offer drive-up food distribution with a varying menu from week to week at our Freestore Foodbank Mayerson Distribution [...]

Freestore Foodbank to introduce new weekly drive-up food distribution to help families through winter months of pandemic.
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How Food Insecurity Impacts Children

SIGN UP How Food Insecurity Impacts Children Food insecurity is a lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life. Food insecurity can stem from many factors, including the affordability of food items, the location of places to purchase food and the availability of quality, [...]

How Food Insecurity Impacts Children
  • Growing Beyond Hunger

Food Insecurity in Cincinnati

Food insecurity is defined as the lack of access to enough quality, nutritious food necessary for a healthy, active life. Food insecurity can be impacted by many factors, including the affordability of food items, distribution and location of places to purchase food, and availability of healthy food options. Across the Cincinnati region, more than 270,000 households experience food insecurity.

Food Insecurity in Cincinnati
  • 2020 Holiday Distribution - Off to a great start!

2020 Holiday Distribution – Off to a great start!

While our Holiday Meal Distribution may look different this year, it is off to a great start! On Monday, November 2nd, we saw 300 customers who went through Liberty Street Market in Cincinnati! This year our customers will be able to shop for the fixings for their Thanksgiving meal, in addition to their regular...

2020 Holiday Distribution – Off to a great start!