Newsroom

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 Raven Gayheart.

Media Contact

Raven Gayheart, Public Relations and Communications Manager
330.535.6900 or rgayheart@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.

You can also view our quarterly printed newsletters online as well as Stories of Hope.


 

Annual Foodbank event rallies support for hunger-relief efforts and crowns new People's Choice award winner

Sep 17, 2019
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank hosted the 12th annual Taste of the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Sept. 17 at the Pro...
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Foodbank asks community to take action against hunger during Hunger Action Month

Sep 02, 2019
This September, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank, together with the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks...

Community members celebrate Harvest for Hunger's success

May 17, 2019
Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank thanks community for its efforts in helping raise more than 5.2 million meals during...

Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank releases new food insecurity numbers for its eight-county service area

May 07, 2019
Despite the decade-long economic recovery, food insecurity remains in Ohio. Though rates have slowly improved,...
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Local schools send 20 school buses to Foodbank to deliver busloads of donations for the Harvest for Hunger Campaign

Apr 29, 2019
On April 29, 2019, 20 school buses caravanned up Interstate 77 to deliver food donations collected for the Akron-Canton...
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Foodbank asks for community support to help meet Harvest for Hunger goal with match challenge

Apr 26, 2019
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank announced it has almost reached its 2019 Harvest for Hunger Campaign goal and needs...

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