Stories of Hope

If you have attended any of the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank's events during the past five years, chances are you have seen Bryce. Whether it’s working late into the night at Operation Orange, handing out race packets...
After a lifetime of working and providing for their families, many senior citizens in our community find themselves with health issues on fixed incomes struggling with hunger. Senior citizens have a number of unique...
This past month, the Foodbank was proud to partner with The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company to host its second annual Week of Volunteering to encourage Goodyear associates to help build a better future in their...
As the weather begins to warm, Northeast Ohio children begin daydreaming about summer’s arrival. For many, this could mean trips to the pool and fun, neighborhood games. However, for more than one in five children in...
Chris and his wife spent the past 25 years in Kansas. He worked in manufacturing, welding agricultural equipment. He also volunteered with his local VFW for many years, serving his country by serving retired veterans in...
Early in the morning, before the sun begins to rise, a semi-trailer of approximately 15,000 pounds of food arrives at Minerva United Methodist Church. About 30 volunteers are ready to roll up their sleeves to sort food...

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