Donate now to help a neighbor in their time of need

Naomi came to the United States at the age of 17. When she was 7 years old, war broke out in her country and her family fled. In the chaos, she was separated from her parents and siblings and found a group of strangers who were walking to safety. Twenty …

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More Than Food… WBAEFS has an Emergency Fund to help families experiencing crisis.

Ken, a neighbor that regularly shops at the food shelf, called in a panic, asking to speak with anyone who could help. He was leaving work when he noticed a flat tire. Thankfully he had a spare but when he pulled over to the gas station, he noticed that the …

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More Than Food… WBAEFS helps families experiencing crisis.

Ann, a woman of 70 years who regularly utilizes the food shelf,lost her mother and her husband in the span of 18 months. She stopped in to shop the market one evening and told the intake volunteer that the roof on her home for the past 30 years is now …

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Give to the Max Day

Join in the great Minnesota Give Together on Thursday, November 15th and Give To the Max to your local food shelf! All donations made on November 15th will be matched by our generous Give A Gobble sponsors (up to $18,000) to stretch each dollar further in providing an abundance of …

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2018 Give A Gobble Turkey Drive

Want to make a difference this Holiday Season? A $25 donation will provide a turkey and all the fixings for a Thanksgiving Feast for a local family struggling with food insecurity. Give A Gobble online, at Kowalski’s Markets in WBL, or Cub Foods in White Bear Township and help us …

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7th Annual White Bear Lake Shortest Marathon – Saturday Sept. 29th, 2018

A fundraiser for the Food Shelf on Saturday, September 29, 2018 – REGISTER HERE! A ONE BLOCK run organized by Gloria Carpenter to benefit the White Bear Area Emergency Food Shelf on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 11 am on Bale Eagle Ave (between 3rd and 2nd street) in White Bear …

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6th Annual White Bear Lake Shortest Marathon – September 23rd, 2017

  A ONE BLOCK run organized by Gloria Carpenter to benefit the White Bear Area Emergency Food Shelf on Saturday, September 23rd at 11 am on Bale Eagle Ave (between 3rd and 2nd street) in White Bear Lake.  Register online at: https://whitebearfoodshelf.giv.sh/40ed It’s time to start training for the 6th …

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2017 Give a Gobble Turkey Drive

Announcing the 2017 Give a Gobble Turkey Drive! We’re hoping you can join us this year. Fast Facts about Give A Gobble: The WBAEFS serves as a critical resource of food and support for those experiencing hunger in our community: Serving as many as 600 families on any given month. …

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