What We Do

HOW DOES THE FOOD BANK WORK?
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DONATIONS ARE MADE

The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas secures donations from the food and grocery industries, government agencies, individuals, and other organizations.

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FOOD IS STORED

The food that is donated or purchased is then stored in our 56,000 square-foot distribution facility in Jonesboro.

food DISTRIBUTED
FOOD IS DISTRIBUTED

The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas arranges pickups and deliveries to its 140 partner agencies and programs.

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FOOD REACHES THOSE IN NEED

Donations are provided to people in need at food pantries, soup kitchens, youth programs, senior centers, schools, college campuses, and emergency shelters.

 

Programs

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