Spark Change

Want to help write a $60,000 check to The Food Bank? Vote 1 time per day (September 15 – October 5) www.walmart.com/fighthunger  #FightHunger Please Share!
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Hunger Action Month (HAM)

This month long campaign is designed to raise awareness of and support for Food Bank efforts in our 32 county service area.   We would love for you to join us for our HAM events:   Thursday, Sept. 4 – Hunger Action Day: The Food Bank invites everyone in the community to join...
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SCORE Against Hunger Campaign in its 20th Year!

The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri is proud to be a part of the Score Against Hunger campaign, involving MU Head Football Coach Gary Pinkel, the Missouri Tigers and food banks in Missouri.  This is the 20th year for this amazing program.  During the previous 19...
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New Agencies

We have recently brought on two new agencies. The first being the Central Missouri Foster Care Adoption Association. This Agency will operate out of Cole county and provide food to foster families, as well as, the general public who visit their distribution. They were an agency...
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Century Link

COLUMBIA, MO – On a national level, CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) employees and the company’s local communities collected 666,204 pounds of food and $767,219 in the 2014 CenturyLink Backpack Buddies Feed the Children Food Drive, which took place June 2-13 in hundreds of company...
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A Walk on the Wild Side

The Food Bank has earned its stripes and now have them on display for you to see. The annual Tigers on the Prowl drive is currently underway and The Food Bank’s tiger “Jewel” was introduced at the grand unveiling July 11th at Columbia Mall. Lynnette Jones was...
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Co-Mo gives grant for Food Bank’s Buddy Pack program

Tipton, Mo. (June 26, 2014) — Co-Mo Electric Cooperative today passed along a $5,000 grant to the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri’s Buddy Pack program.   The grant, earned through a charitable program of one of Co-Mo’s lenders, will be used to provide food to...
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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The Food Bank is receiving 30 pallets of potatoes and  9 pallets of fresh meat product that needs to be worked up ASAP!   This shipment represents thousands and thousands of pounds of food that needs immediate attention. Due to summer vacations, volunteers are GREATLY needed.  We...
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Artist Spotlight: Lynnette Jones

Once again The Food Bank will part in Tigers on the Prowl. Twelve local charities each have a life size tiger statue that an area artist will design and paint. Those tigers will be on display beginning Jily 11th at the Columbia Mall. They will also take a trip to the Boone County...
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