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May
29
2015

May Load Out Success!

Published: 9 hours ago by Liz Collins

The month of May has been one of change and expansion here at Midwest Food Bank (MFB). Load out week was a resounding success, in which Midwest served 19 new agencies, and added a Thursday load out to accommodate new nonprofit agency partners. Load out week allows us to connect with the agencies we serve, and is a time to feel the power of God at work in the Peachtree …

May
27
2015

Special Distribution to Camp Grace

Published: Wednesday @ 8:00 AM by Liz Collins

This month, Midwest Food Bank (MFB) had the incredible opportunity to visit one of our most unique agencies; Camp Grace. Rather than serving Camp Grace at load out week, we brought a special distribution to them so we could get to know their needs, and see what God is doing at the camp!

 

Thirty camp counselors helped unload our special distribution assembly line style with

May
1
2015

Agency Roundtable Spring 2015

Published: May 1st 2015 @ 3:10 PM by Lisa Lowther

The Georgia Division held its first Agency Roundtable on April 30th.  58 of our 142 agencies were represented!  The warehouse was buzzing with activity as we shared information with them regarding Load Out procedures and upcoming calendar changes; and they networked with one another - addressing challenges, offering suggestions for volunteer recognition, and sharing other ideas.  We also used the opportunity to review food product dating guidelines - again!  The event ended with a special distribution of …

Apr
28
2015

We Need Your Help

Published: April 28th 2015 @ 4:05 PM by Will Garner

Do you know how to sit in a chair?  Do you know how to answer a phone?  Do you know how to say Good Morning or Good Afternoon?  Can you do basic office work – filing, data entry, etc…?  Do you like to drink hot coffee or cold bottled water?  Do you have 2 hours this month to help make a difference in someone’s life?  If the answer to any …

Apr
28
2015

Stepping out in Faith

Published: April 28th 2015 @ 7:05 AM by Will Garner

God continues to bless this organization.  In April we served 142 nonprofit agencies and distributed over 26,000 cases of food.  Unfortunately we have 49 agencies on our waiting list.  We are going to step out in faith and add several agencies to the Load out list for May.  In order to serve more organizations we need to add another day to our Load Out calendar.  Beginning in May we will …

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