Food Bank of Alaska believes that no one deserves to be hungry.
Since 1979, we have been securing donated food for nonprofit agencies to distribute to hungry
September is Hunger Action Month
Please help us to spread awareness about ending hunger in Alaska with
5 Fun Events and 5 Easy Actions
during the month of September. Also mark your calendar for the United Way Day of Caring Food
Drive on September 11, and the Feeding our Neighbors Food Drive on September 12.
Holding a food drive? Most needed items
Families with limited financial resources often have fresh fruits and vegetables at the bottom
of their list because they are expensive. They end up buying highly cheap, highly processed
foods that are high in calories but are low in nutrition. Help supplement restricted choices by
selecting healthy and nutritious foods. Here is a list of
most needed items
. Find more information about holding a food drive on our
food drive page
You Can Feed Hungry Alaskans through Pick.Click.Give.
Were you one of the 1,350 Alaskans who made a pledge to feeding hungry Alaskans when you filed
for your PFD? If so, thank you! You helped us earn matching donations from Shoreside Petroleum
and Petro 49. You can still add a gift through August 31. Just choose the green “Add or Change
Your Pick.Click.Give Donation” button at pfd.alaska.gov.
How Your Impact Makes a Difference
Here is the
September 2015 Potlatch
with news about how your generous support fights hunger. Please also
view our Fiscal Year 2014 Annual Report listed on the Publications link on the About Us page.