Sunburst Queen

8 year old Evelyn Harrison, of Columbia, is the Sunburst Missouri State Queen!  She began her summer winning the tri-state pageant in May and began a platform of helping children in the Buddy Pack program.  Today Evelyn stopped by The Food Bank to donate backpacks to the Buddy...
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Firecracker 5K

Before Kirksville’s night sky lit up with fireworks the streets were alive that morning with the 3rd annual Firecracker 5K. Saturday morning more than 200 runners/walkers gathered in town to showcase their speed all while fighting hunger. The money raised benefited The Food...
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Kraft Foods Donation

The Kraft Foods Group Foundation continued its commitment to help feed hungry people locally by donating $20,000 to The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri this week. The grant, part of the Kraft Feeding Possibilities program, will provide 111 students a Buddy Pack this...
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Invest an Acre Donation

Invest an Acre continues to grow in The Food Bank service area. Gaye Bell is the Director of Marceline Area Nutrition Program in Linn County.  They have been a partner agency since 1999. The picture below is the Regional County Bank-Beth Roby (right) presenting Gaye Bell (left) a...
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Give Milk

 Mid-Missouri’s FOOD PANTRIES HAVE CRUCIAL NEED FOR MORE MILK  Prairie Farms Donates More Than 11,000 Gallons of Milk to Food Banks in Celebration of June Dairy Month   Prairie Farms is celebrating June Dairy Month by donating 11,000 gallons of milk (176,000 servings) to 22 food...
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  Mayflowers Bring… By: Shelley Becker The month of May is wrapped optimistically in Mother’s Day cards, kisses from mommies, nervous smiles of graduates walking across high school & college stages, and dreams of bright futures. May is a time of looking forward,...
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Christos Monthly News Update

The Christos Center in Randolph County once again shared their latest updates with The Food Bank. It is great to see our pantries take such a great interest in their communities and their exciting news to share. You can read their latest news update by clicking below. may...
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North Park Centre News

The Food Room in Schuyler County shared their monthly newsletter with us. Find out what is going in the counties and areas that we cover at The Food Bank. client newslettter for apr 2015.v.2..web
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4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

This year The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri received a 4-Star rating from Charity Navigator, the largest independent charity evaluating service in America. They look into a groups transparency, fiscal responsibility, and accountability. In the review letter sent to...
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