BREC’S Baton Rouge Zoo’s ZooLights

Get into the holiday spirit at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo’s ZooLights. ZooLights is a festive evening, mile-long trail through the Zoo featuring more than 50 illuminated display sculptures of animals and traditional holiday spectacles. This year, the Zoo is partnering with the Food Bank to bring more of an impact.... Read BREC’S Baton Rouge Zoo’s ZooLights's Story

Hurricane Florence Disaster Relief

The storm previously called Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a tropical depression, yet it continues to wreak havoc across the Southeast. Food banks and state associations in the Carolinas and surrounding states are working hard to provide food, water and supplies to people affected by the storm. Several food... Read Hurricane Florence Disaster Relief's Story

Hunger Action Month Kickoff

September is Hunger Action Month – a month where people all over America stand together with Feeding America and the nationwide network of food banks to fight hunger. It’s a month to spread the word and take action on the hunger crisis, and dedicate ourselves to a solution. Will you... Read Hunger Action Month Kickoff's Story

Signs Of Hunger

Hunger hides in many different places - it could be your next-door neighbor, your co-worker, or a student in your child’s class – but it is not always easy to identify. Often times we get wrapped up in our own lives that we don’t notice the signs of those close... Read Signs Of Hunger's Story

Flood Anniversary Food Distribution

The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and Smithfield Foods are holding a food distribution in honor of the anniversary of the August 2016 flood. This distribution will take place in partnership with the Baton Rouge Police Department. (more…)

Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation

For Immediate Release Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation  June 22, 2017 — The MDRT Foundation has awarded a $10,000 grant to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. The Food Bank serves more than 115 member agencies across 11 parishes. This donation of... Read Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation's Story

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AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 12, 2017 AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana To Volunteer at Food Bank and Present a $20,000 Donation to Support Storm Recovery Efforts AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana will provide valuable volunteer hours this week along with a $20,000 financial donation to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank to assist with... Read AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana's Story

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... Read Today Show and Walmart Surprise Food Bank Employees's Story

BackPack Program to Re-Launch this November

The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank's BackPack program is set to resume this month after the program was paused due to the August floods. Low-income children are often at risk of missing meals over the weekend or during holidays when they are not in school and cannot receive free or reduced... Read BackPack Program to Re-Launch this November's Story