This Year, Make Giving Tuesday #FeedingTuesday!


The holiday season is just around the corner. With major shopping days following Thanksgiving like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday was created as a way to give back.

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Best Gift Ever with Coca-Cola, Associated Grocers, Affiliated Stores, WAFB & iHeartMedia


Coca-Cola’s Best Gift Ever, holiday campaign is here! Associated Grocers, affiliated stores, WAFB-TV and iHeartMedia, Coca-Cola welcomes you to join in this holiday season.

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2016 Supermarket Sweep Presented by Peoples Health


The Peoples Health Supermarket Sweep returns to Albertsons on November 2! Local celebrity teams will compete to see who can collect the most food in a timed race around the supermarket.

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Live After Five Food Feud


Are you ready for a food feud? No, not a food fight! The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank is hosting Halloween themed games and trivia for Baton Rouge guests young and old to enjoy at the Food Bank’s Booth this week’s Live After Five.

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Food Bank Fund Blitz


Through a generous partnership with Guaranty Media, the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank will be the exclusive benefactor of a weekend fundraising initiative beginning Friday, October 21st and running through Monday, October 24th, the weekend of the LSU vs. Ole Miss football weekend. Look out for live updates from the Eagle 98.1, WAFB and the […]

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10/31 Consortium Halloween Parade


It’s time for the 10/31 Consortium’s 6th Annual Halloween Parade!  Put on your costume and join 10/31 Consortium for the 2016 Baton Rouge Halloween Parade. 

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Baton Rouge Community Hunger Walk: November 6, 2016


About 17% of people in Baton Rouge are food insecure. Food insecurity refers to a situation where a person is not sure from where their next meal will come or whether a meal will come at all.

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Hunger Action Month

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For nearly a decade, September has been recognized as Hunger Action Month, Feeding America’s nationwide initiative designed to encourage the public to take action on the issue of hunger. Across the country, approximately 50 million Americans fight hunger on a daily basis. To understand this, consider the feeling of an empty stomach, and how on […]

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Trevor’s Wish 2016 | Hunger Action Month

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BACKGROUND & MISSION When he was just 5 years old, Trevor Sims was diagnosed with cancer and at the young age of 10, he was told the cancer was terminal. Knowing that his time here was limited, Trevor made a wish that would impact and inspire an entire community. Trevor’s Wish to feed the hungry has continued four years later. […]

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Flood Update


Like many in our community, the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank has been affected by the recent flooding in Southern Louisiana. After receiving 4 feet of water throughout our 170,000 square-foot facility, we relocated to two temporary warehouses. Recently, we received the “all clear” for warehouse operations to return to our facility at the Fraenkel Center […]

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