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.


 

Foodbank receives support from Amazon founder

Jun 17, 2020
As a proud member of Feeding America, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank is extremely thankful to the many national...

A message to our friends and supporters

Jun 03, 2020
As an organization, we are deeply saddened by recent events, and we want to take a moment to join our fellow advocates...
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Foodbank helps feed families at Neighborhood Distribution

May 22, 2020
The Foodbank hosted its second May Neighborhood Distribution on Thursday. Though the grocery distribution is only...
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Counahan family awards student scholarship to Akron senior and Foodbank volunteer

May 19, 2020
The Riley P. Counahan Memorial Scholarship, a scholarship for graduating seniors who volunteer their time at the Akron-...
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Unique partnership provides much needed donation for food banks, while preventing food waste

Apr 20, 2020
Today, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank announced a partnership with Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) and Daisy® Brand...

USDA approves Ohio Disaster Household Distribution Program

Apr 07, 2020
Today, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank was grateful and relieved to receive word that the USDA Food and Nutrition...

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