Thank you to all who participated in Gloria’s Shortest Marathon!
Welcome to our new Mobile Market Coordinator, Meghan!
Welcome Tracy – Community Resources Coordinator!
Welcome our New Operations Manager, Amy!
Welcome Ashley! Our New Emergency Program Assistant
MN Hunger Relief Organizations – United in Service
What is a Food Bank? Food Shelf? Food Pantry?
What exactly is the difference between a Food Shelf, like us, a Food Bank, and a Food Pantry? A Food Bank, like Second Harvest Heartland and The Food Group operates as a wholesale house for local food shelves and pantries. They collect large food donations from corporations and manage the federal TEFAP program. Additionally,…
More Than Food… WBAFS 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…