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May
1
2015

Agency Roundtable Spring 2015

Published: Friday @ 3:10 PM by Lisa Lowther

The Georgia Division held its first Agency Roundtable on April 30th.  56 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: Tuesday @ 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: Tuesday @ 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 …

Apr
2
2015

Increasing our Capacity to Serve

Published: April 2nd 2015 @ 5:00 PM by Will Garner

The Midwest Food Bank – Georgia Division has installed more storage racks in their main warehouse.  These additional racks will hold up to 80 pallets of food.  With this increased storage capacity, the Georgia Division can store over 40 semi-truck loads of food and disaster relief supplies.  As always, BIG THANKS to our volunteers who daily give of their time and talents to help us Share the Blessings.

Feb
16
2015

Georgia Division gets Cold Storage

Published: February 16th 2015 @ 3:45 PM by Jennifer Garner

God is so good! We are excited to announce that the Georgia Division is now in the perishable food business.  Because of generous donations, we installed two-40 foot cold storage containers behind our main warehouse. These containers can store up to one and a half semi loads of cold and/or frozen food.  Up until this time, we were unable to …

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