Freestore Foodbank’s mission is to improve lives by eliminating hunger in partnership with our community, and our vision is to create a hunger-free, healthy, and thriving community. To achieve this vision, our objectives are to provide nutritious food, connect to support services and offer a pathway from crisis to stability.
We’ve seen this caring community rally behind us — through the pandemic and more. We’ve seen it in how you’ve helped provide emergency relief. And we have seen it throughout the holiday season and with hope into 2023 … because our challenges are not over! Donate Today >>
Help Stock The Shelves
We’re working hard to keep our shelves stocked for tristate neighbors. We need your help! Every $10 provides up to 30 meals. No family should ever face hunger in our 20-county service area. Join our 2023 Stock the Shelves Campaign. Thank you!
Kurt’s Korner (2023 Spring)
I recently read that there were about 39.6 million Americans age 65 and up in 2009. That number grew to 54.1 million by 2019 — almost a 37% increase in just one decade. That’s [...]
SNAP Emergency Allotments
We have been informed by the United States Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Services that Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) emergency allotments are ending after nearly 3 years. The Consolidated Appropriations Act of [...]