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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 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.


 

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Foodbank announces $11.5 million capital campaign and reveals plans for new Canton facility

Feb 21, 2020
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank announced the launch of its $11.5 million capital campaign in the lobby of The...

Seventh annual Selfless Elf 5k helps provide thousands of meals this holiday season

Dec 21, 2019
Early Saturday morning, Dec. 21, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank welcomed more than 1,100 race participants to its...

Long Haul Against Hunger 13-hour radiothon helps provide 416,000 meals for community

Dec 09, 2019
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank partnered with local iHeartMedia radio stations for the annual Long Haul Against...

Local radio station encourages listeners to help build a mountain of macaroni and cheese for Foodbank

Nov 14, 2019
The Stansbury Show on iHeartMedia’s Rock 106.9 radio station is hosting a new event called Mac & Cheese Feed, to...

Foodbank asks for community's support to help give a heart-warming meal this holiday season

Nov 01, 2019
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank kicked off its annual Holiday Campaign today, which runs through Dec. 31. The...

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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