With a mission of “building collective power within our network to create a hunger-free region,” the primary mission of the Federation of Virginia Food Banks and its network is to feed hungry Virginians. Last year, the Federation’s network distributed almost 146 million pounds of food and grocery products to almost 1.2 million individuals through more than 2,608 member agencies that directly serve those in need. These agencies operate programs such as soup kitchens, after school programs, senior centers and elderly feeding programs, the Kids Cafe® Program, Head Start, transitional housing, mental health programs, homeless and domestic violence shelters, and individual household distribution.
The Federation of Virginia Food Banks, founding members of the Virginia Food Desert Task Force, are pleased to share the following invitation: The College of Agriculture at Virginia State University is excited to invite you to attend the premier … Continue reading →
Check out the new video featuring First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe inviting you to participate in Feeding Virginia, a hunger drive from the Virginia Association of Broadcasters.