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

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's Stark County Campus celebrates one year in service to the community

Jul 06, 2022
One year ago this month, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank opened its new Stark County Campus in Canton. Foodbank...

Foodbank and ASW Global partner together to feed community this Saturday through mobile, pop-up pantry

Jun 21, 2022
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank and ASW Global have partnered together to serve individuals and families facing...

Advocate for state funding for Ohio's food banks

Jun 17, 2022
Advocate for your Foodbank to receive much-need financial support to maintain our ability to provide nourishing food...

Foodbank thanks community for supporting Harvest for Hunger with celebration

Jun 03, 2022
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank’s Stark County Campus welcomed community leaders, campaign coordinators and Foodbank...

School buses travel to Foodbank to deliver busloads of food to support Harvest for Hunger Campaign

May 16, 2022
Today, 16 school buses and vans representing multiple school districts delivered food donations collected for the Akron...

Foodbank asks for community's support to help meet Harvest for Hunger goal with match challenge

Apr 18, 2022
The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank is seeking the community’s support to help reach its 4.6 million meal goal for its...