SNAP Works for Alaska, By Sarra Khlifi

Imagine putting together a healthy, nutritious meal for yourself with $1.97. That is the amount per meal most Alaskans on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) have to help put food on their table. It is a lifeline for people to cover part of their grocery bill every month so they have more money left

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Many hands and hearts fed 10,000 families

Donors, volunteers, the faith-based community, sponsors, and Food Bank of Alaska came together to celebrate Thanksgiving by providing nearly 10,000 families with nutritious meals for the holiday. Having groceries meant these hard-pressed families in Anchorage and Mat-Su Valley had one less thing to worry about. One

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2017 Anchorage Neighborhood Gift

Anchorage Neighborhood GIFT was a huge success! The Salvation Army, Marine Toys for Tots and Food Bank of Alaska, with amazing volunteers, donors, and staff distributed toys and meals to more than 3,500 families. We’re so proud of all the work that made this event possible. KTVA’s story 

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Pick.Click.Give for a healthy, active life.

With your donation, Food Bank of Alaska serves almost 100,000 meals to kids each year through summer, after-school, and in-school programs. When you apply for your PFD this year, don’t forget to give back to the nonprofits that keep Alaska healthy and active. Your support of Food Bank of Alaska

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Groceries to Ski Trails

The Ripple Effects of Giving Back by Sarah Glaser I met Max when he was volunteering for Hatcher Alpine Xperience last fall. I was tabling on behalf of Food Bank of Alaska, and when Max and I struck up a conversation he told me how important food pantries had been to him years

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Double your Pick.Click.Give

With your donation, Food Bank of Alaska serves almost 100,000 meals to kids each year through summer, after-school, and in-school programs. When you apply for your PFD this year, don’t forget to give back to the nonprofits that keep Alaska healthy and active. Your supp

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Learn about summer meals programs

We created this video to show Food Bank of Alaska’s work in communities across the state through efforts like the summer meals program. Videographer Brant Olson traveled to Golovin, a village of almost 200 people about 60 miles east of Nome, to hear what elders, teachers, and kids had

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