Published: June 3rd 2015 @ 8:00 AM by Liz Collins
We give God all the glory and honor for all the success we have experienced here at the Georgia Division so far this year. We must acknowledge our wonderful volunteers, private donors and the financial support we have received from Clothes Less Traveled Thrift Store.
The first 4 months of 2015 have been incredible when compared to the numbers from all of last year.
Here's how God …
Published: June 1st 2015 @ 12:35 PM by Liz Collins
Here at Midwest Food Bank (MFB), we are always amazed and thankful for the amount of volunteers that walk through our doors. People from all walks of life donate their time and effort for our cause. While we see many families and ministries come to volunteer, we also receive a tremendous amount of service from community partnerships.
One of our community partners, …
Published: May 29th 2015 @ 9:55 AM 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 …
Published: May 27th 2015 @ 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
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 …