News & Events

Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas receives Disney Grant

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Thank you to the Walt Disney Company for the Strategic Produce Planning Grant award! The grant funds allowed the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas to create an ongoing process, allowing us to boost distribution of fresh fruits and vegetables to families at-risk of hunger.

 

“Cooking Matters at the Store” program teaches nutrition education on a budget to families at risk of hunger by facilitating 20-minute grocery store tours. Join us at Cooking Matters at the Store on Thursday, March 10, 10am-2pm at the Mad Butcher located at 901 N. Edmonds in McCrory, AR and Friday, March 11, 10am-2pm at Harps located at 301 N. Missouri Ave in Corning, AR.

 

Cooking Matters at the Store Dates/Locations Set!

West Memphis, AR

Date: Friday, November 4, 2pm-5pm

Store: Big Star, 2050 E Broadway, West Memphis, AR 72301

 

Newport, AR

Date: Friday, December 2, 2pm-5pm

Store: Cash Saver, 805 Hwy 367 N, Newport, AR 72112

 

AGENCY GRANT APPLICATION

2016 Grant Application

NEWS RELEASES

Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas receives Grant from Walmart Foundation to Provide Fresh Produce, October 18, 2016

 

Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas Receives Grant from Mississippi County Community Foundation, April 26, 2016

 

Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas Receives Grant from C&S Wholesale Grocers, April 11, 2016