The Foodbank works collaboratively with a variety of corporations, foundations, civic organizations and individual partners whose product and financial support are essential to our mission of a thriving community free of hunger. Each investment in our work supports programming, food distribution and the operations of the Foodbank. 

The Foodbank is grateful for the following Major Partners who lead the way in ensuring our neighbors facing food insecurity in our community have access to the nourishing food they need. Learn more about our Major Partner Program. 

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Leadership Partners

Buehler’s Fresh Foods
The Christ Foundation
Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
GAR Foundation
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Heinen’s Fine Foods
The Huntington Foundation
Huntington-Akron Foundation
Kaulig Companies Championship
Kovatch Castings, Inc.
The Estate of Joan E. Marsh
The Keith D. Monda Family
Nationwide Foundation
Northern Ohio Golf Charities & Foundation
Robert O. & Annamae Orr Family Foundation
PepsiCo Beverages North America
Portage Lakes Polar Bear Club
Sam’s Club
Shearer’s Snacks
Timken Company Charitable and Educational Fund
David & Cheryl Venarge
VERITÀ Telecommunications

Mission Partners

1127 Construction, Inc.
Akron Area Interfaith Council
Akron Beacon Journal
Akron Community Foundation
Anonymous (5)
Jon & Kitty Antalvari
Bauhart Family
The Beaver Excavating Company
Bimbo Bakeries
BJ’s Wholesale Club
Bridgestone Americas
Canton Repository
Cargill, Inc.
The Chiron Family Charitable Fund
Christmas Groove
Citizens Bank
The Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation
Costco Wholesale
Country Pure Foods
James Deroche & Debra Eisenstat-DeRoche
Yvonne Drum
Enterprise Holdings Foundation
Fresh Thyme Market & Fresh Thyme Giving Tree Foundation
Frito Lay, Inc.
The Gessner Family Foundation
Robert & Nancy Gessner
Diane L. Graham
Bruce & Erica Greer Family Foundation
Greg & Tricia Griffith
Sandra L. & Dennis B. Haslinger Family Foundation
Health Foundation of Greater Massillon
Integrated Marketing Technologies
Jersey Mike’s Subs
Kisling, Nestico & Redick, LLC
James & Grace Kozak
Kraft Heinz Company Foundation
Kristen Manes
Matt & Baily Meeker
The M.G. O’Neil Foundation
Charles E. & Mabel M. Ritchie Memorial Foundation
The Samuel Reese Willis Foundation, Inc.
Sandridge Gourmet Salads
Subaru of America, Inc. & Serra Subaru
Sheetz For The Kidz
The Sisler McFawn Foundation
Lloyd L. and Louise K. Smith Memorial Foundation
Summa Health System Medical Staff
Superior Dairy
Synthomer Foundation
The TJX Companies Inc.
Kevin Tucker & Patricia Howell
Theodore & Maureen Unton
US Foods
Clayton Whitney

Community Partners

AEO, Inc. - American Eagle - Aerie
Andrew & Jessica Alleman
Amazon FC AKC1
Ameriprise Financial Services
Anonymous (7)
Richard & Linda Arter
James & Lisa Backlin
Thomas Bevan
Ken & Gerri Blum
Buckeye Health Plan
Eileen Burg
Kenneth L. Calhoun Charitable Trust
Case Farms
Cleveland Clinic
Clonrock Foundation
Stephen Comunale
Crum & Forster Insurance
CVS Health
Mary and Dr. George L. Demetros Charitable Trust
Dominion Energy
Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation
East Central Ohio Building & Construction Trades Council
Elm Ridge Event Center
Energy Harbor
Faith Family Church
Famous Enterprises, Inc.
Alex R. Feil & Arabella Winters
Fifth Third Bank
The Albert W. & Edith V. Flowers Charitable Foundation
The Sam J. Frankino Foundation
Fresh Mark, Inc.
Christopher & Jane Gessner
The Giant Eagle Foundation
GOJO Industries, Inc.
Stacey & Jeffry Gonzalez
David & Susan Groves
Susan Habyan
Harwood Rubber Products, Inc.
The Hoover Foundation
Huntington National Bank
Incept Corporation
Integrity Fiber
IRG Realty Advisors
Charles R. Jelm Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Garry Jurgens
Kicks Lounge
Phyllis Knepper
Roger & Susan L’Hommedieu
Rick & Lisa Laubacher
The Lehner Family Foundation
Robert & Kathryn Leininger
Bill & Pearl Lemmon
Dale A. & Lucinda J.P. Leppo
Betty Levinson
Gary & Susan Lichten
Andy & Emily Little
Melany Minney
Laura R. & Lucian Q. Moffitt Foundation
John & Karen Monacelli
Herbert & Dianne Newman
NJM Insurance Group
Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association
Stephen & Jennifer Osvath
The Papa John’s Foundation for Building Community
Peoples Bank
Bill & Ginny Post
David & Julie Pratt
Progressive Insurance
Louise Pursley
The Ada C. and Helen J. Rank Foundation
RPM3 Charitable Fund
Patricia Ruddle
James & Cynthia Rudick
The Schiltz Family
Larry Shirk
Sikich LLP
Tim & Jennifer Smucker
Stark County Medical Society
State and Federal Communications Inc.
Julian & Kerry Steinberg
TANA Foundation
T.L. Squire & Company Inc.
William & Joan Thomas
Tri-County Restaurant Association, Inc.
United Way of Summit & Medina
Tom & Peggy Wartko
Elizabeth Watson
Mark & Liz Webster
Joseph & Cynthia Weinstein
The Welty Family Foundation
Ray Williams

For more information about our Partners, please contact Leslie Genovese, Director, Corporate Engagement at 330.777.7572 or