Stories of Hope

When Mike was a young man, he worked on boilers for the government, traveling frequently and exploring new cities. But at the mere age of 26, he was in a catastrophic car accident that impacted the rest of his life....
More than 40 years ago, a group of teachers joined together to provide food items to local families struggling during the holidays in Doylestown, a small village in Wayne County.  Functioning for many years on an as-...
In partnership with the Stark County Hunger Task Force, the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank began offering a Direct Distribution at New Life Tabernacle Church earlier this year. The free food distribution serves eligible...
More than 20 years ago while caring for patients as a visiting nurse, Cheryl saw a community struggling to afford the basic necessities. As luck would have it, a preacher at Faith United Methodist Church was hoping to...
Asia smiles as her children scramble to the produce table. They keep her busy throughout the day, as childcare costs are too expensive for her family. Once they go to school, she plans to enter a GED program and...
The community's support is what enables the Foodbank to serve as the difference between hunger and hope for our neighbors struggling with hunger. The financial contributions from our community is what enables your...

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