Empty Bowls 2017 to Move to EBRPL Goodwood Library


What is Empty Bowls? Empty Bowls is an international project to fight hunger, personalized by artists and art organizations on a community level. This event will take place in Baton Rouge for the third year in a row, on April 8, 2017. You are invited to attend this special event, presented by WVLA and FOX44, […]

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DIG Restaurant Week: January 23-28


DIG Magazine and more than 50 local restaurants are gearing up for the capital city’s Restaurant Week. From Monday, January 23 to Saturday, January 28, diners will be able to enjoy three-course, pre-fixed meals at participating restaurants across the city. Prices range from $15 – $35 per person. Restaurant Week benefits the Greater Baton Rouge Food […]

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Today Show and Walmart Surprise Food Bank Employees


  The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank received the surprise of a lifetime thanks to the Today Show and Walmart. Food Bank employees, who were personally affected by the August 2016 Flooding, were told they were going to be honored at an employee luncheon, when it turned out to be a lot more than they expected. […]

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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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