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Arizona’s Heroes to Hometown is collecting food this Friday in four locations across the Valley, including Gilbert and Tempe, this Friday to donate to St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance and United Food Bank.
July 21st-July 28th
June 14th-July 22nd
The town of Gilbert’s goal for its annual food drive was to raise a tad more than 70,000 meals for United Food Bank during its monthlong event. It ended up donating far more than that.
Div. Chief Randy Hooks, of the Gilbert Fire Dept., loads donations for the United Food Bank during the Gilbert Feeding Families Community Food Drive finale presentation on Thursday, July 10, 2014.
Service Aide Troy Ludwig, of the Gilbert Fire Dept., loads donations for the United Food Bank during the Gilbert Feeding Families Community Food Drive finale presentation on Thursday, July 10, 2014.
Gilbert Mayor John Lewis celebrates raising 114,586 meals for the United Food Bank during the Gilbert Feeding Families Community Food Drive finale presentation on Thursday, July 10, 2014.
June 7th-July 15th
I received a mystery package recently, opened it up, and discovered a popular appetite suppressant inside. Sprinkle this magic powder on your food, the included literature instructed, and allegedly it would cooperate with your sense of smell to curb your cravings. And here it was in my hands — a whole box of the stuff. But I didn’t order it.
Pork with mustard and molasses reminds me of my grandmother. Every summer, she would roast a fresh ham slathered with mustard and molasses. It was an all-day affair and the house would smell heavenly.
RIO DE JANEIRO — World Cup visitors, welcome to Brazil, land of soccer, sun and sky-high prices.
The town of Gilbert has kicked off its campaign to collect more than 76,000 meals for areas families.
With just a few weeks left in the 2013-14 pledge campaign, Mesa United Way leaders are praising the individuals and companies that are the backbone of the effort while challenging the entire community to fill the remaining gap.
As temperatures climb, Mesa residents can donate water at various locations in the city to provide hydration for the homeless and unsheltered.
The United Food Bank presented specialized, canned food trophies to Cortina Elementary School, Higley Traditional Academy, Sossaman Middle School and Williams Field High School. The four schools collected the most pounds of food per student in the district.
Gilbert Feeding Families community food drive wants to collect 72,600 meals this June to feed Gilbert’s 72.6 square miles.
The Arizona Educational Foundation awarded Cortina Elementary School the A+ School of Excellence Award.
“It is time for the city of Chandler to do a study and get residential input on relocating Chandler Municipal Airport. The airport is located on prime land and the city could generate millions of dollars more if the land were developed into residential and retail projects.”
United Food Bank has served the East Valley and parts of Eastern Arizona since 1983. It has formed a partnership with Feeding America — a network of some 200 food banks across the country that connect with major food companies to provide food to those who need it. UFB alone serves 51,000 people every day.
“To the Ventor 5/7/14, don’t hold your breath waiting for an accounting of the funds raised for the ‘Prescott 19.’ We’re still waiting for an accounting of the missing millions funneled to the Red Cross for 9/11 victims.”
NEW YORK — So, a lady walks into a bar...Wait, scratch that. A lady takes out her phone. With a left swipe of her finger she dismisses Alex, 25 and Robert, 48. She swipes right when a photo of James, 24, pops up. It's a match. James had swiped right too. They chat, and make plans to meet. They're only three miles apart, after all.
The United States Postal Service, in conjunction with food banks all over the country, held its annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive Saturday.
As we head to the summer months, food banks around Arizona are bracing for the most difficult time of the year.