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.


 

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Foodbank asks community to take action against hunger for Hunger Action Month

Sep 02, 2020
This September, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank, together with the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks...

Pandemic causes increase in food insecurity - Foodbank recruiting new partners

Aug 19, 2020
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank’s eight-county service area has seen a tremendous increase in need due to the...
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Community members leave lasting mark on beam slated for Foodbank's new Stark County facility

Jun 22, 2020
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank hosted a socially-distant beam signing open house to commemorate the work completed...

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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