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Media Contact

Raven Gayheart, Public Relations and Communications Manager
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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.


Foodbank partners with Library to feed hungry children

Feb 26, 2015
There has long been an abundance of goodwill and kinship between the Akron-Summit County Public Library and the Akron-...

Annual Harvest for Hunger campaign kicks off

Feb 18, 2015
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank’s warehouse was filled with energy as the 24th annual Harvest for Hunger campaign...

Thank you for joining us in the fight to end hunger

Jan 29, 2015
We wanted to take a moment to show our gratitude for your support of this great community, so we made this short video...

Foodbank represented at Super Bowl

Jan 25, 2015
While Feb. 1, 2015 may be the most exciting day of the football season, for Chef Sherry Schie, owner of SHY Cellars, it...

Foodbank Board of Directors

Jan 20, 2015
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank announced the addition of four new members to its 2015 Board of Directors: Mark...

Runners closed the streets of Akron to benefit Foodbank

Dec 20, 2014
Early Saturday morning, Dec. 20, more than 700 individuals and families celebrated the meaning of the holiday season at...