Mayor’s Celebrity Bowling Challenge

On Saturday, April 8, 2017 the Mayor’s Celebrity Bowling Challenge will return for the second time. This Challenge first took place in 2012, when the United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Men’s Championship was held in at the Raising Cane’s River Center in Downtown Baton Rouge. This year, Baton Rouge is hosting the USBC Women’s Championships and the […]

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Stamp Out Hunger to Take Place May 13

Start collecting your nonperishable food items for the 25th Annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 13, 2017, hosted by the United States Postal Service and the National Association of Letter Carriers.  Last year, this nationwide one-day food drive collected over 80 million pounds of food, and in our service area more than 110,000 pounds […]

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The 25th Annual Slice of Life Golf Classic Scheduled for May 15

The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank is gearing up for the 25th Annual Slice of Life Golf Classic. The golf tournament will be held on Monday, May 15, 2017 at Greystone Country Club in Denham Springs, LA. For the second year in a row, the Slice of Life Golf Classic is presented by Sigma Engineers and Constructors, Inc. […]

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Empty Bowls 2017

  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 Dudley DeBosier, […]

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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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