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The Marketing & Communications team at the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank is committed to responding to media and providing the resources you need as quickly as possible. If you need to reach someone immediately or have media inquiries, please contact Kat Pestian.

Media Contact

Kat Pestian, Marketing and Community Engagement Manager
330.777.2317 or kpestian@acrfb.org

Please check this section regularly for updated news, announcements, press releases and other important information about how we are feeding people and fighting hunger in Northeast Ohio.


 

Portage Lakes Polar Bear Jump

Feb 10, 2017
President & CEO of the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank, Dan Flowers, has challenged community leaders and businesses...

Foodbank welcomes new board leadership and members

Jan 26, 2017
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank announced the addition of five new members to its 2017 Board of Directors: Amanda...

Runners closed the streets of Downtown Akron to benefit Foodbank

Dec 23, 2016
On Dec. 17, 2016, more than 1,300 individuals and families celebrated the meaning of the holiday season at the Akron-...

Location changed for Foodbank's monthly free food distribution for Wayne County residents

Dec 05, 2016
Beginning January 2017, the Direct Food Distribution funded by the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank and managed by...

Foodbank and Community Harvest to merge to expand hunger-relief efforts in Stark County

Nov 21, 2016
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank and Community Harvest, a food rescue organization, are merging into one organization...

Local community benefits from Nationwide Foundation grant to Foodbank

Sep 22, 2016
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank announced it’s the recipient of $45,000 from the Nationwide Foundation earlier this...

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