|25% of people served by the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas are children under 18.|
|8% of the members of households served are elderly.|
|89% of households served have incomes below the federal poverty level.|
WE SERVE ?
The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas serves 12 counties in Northeast Arkansas. Last year the food Bank distributed more than 4 million pounds of food through a network of over 100 charitable agencies including food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, senior centers and other programs.
YOU CAN MAKE
Last year various companies and organizations conducted food drives for the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas that provided tens of thousands of meals! To organize a food drive contact the Food Resource Coordinator by email or by calling 870-932-3663.
Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas, 3414 One Place, Jonesboro, AR 72404
*Note: The Food Bank can accept donations of perishable food items at this location.
WE NEED ?
Although the Food Bank can accept both perishable and non-perishable food items, all food drive donations should be non-perishable and in non-glass containers.
Macaroni & Cheese
Soups & Stews
|Personal care items:
soap, shampoo, deodorant,
toothpaste and toothbrushes