2014 Harvesters Club Dinner
Sweet Potato Sorting at GMFB
We received a generous donation of 12,000 pounds of sweet potatoes that were sorted and boxed by dedicated volunteers!
Summer Feeding Programs
For the months of June and July volunteers worked hard to put together 200-400 lunches daily to bring to 4 feeding sites in Hall County and 2 feeding sites in Lumpkin County.
BB & T Day of Service 2012
We are so very grateful to BB & T for choosing our organization as their Lighthouse Project this year. Many of their staff members came to our facility and sorted over 3,000 pounds of food drive food that was distributed to our partner agencies. Thank you to BB & T for all their support over the past few years!
Warrior Dash 2011
On Sunday, May 15th, 15 Georgia Mountain Food Bank volunteers came together in Mountain City to volunteer at Warrior Dash. The weather was perfect and was a day filled with fun and interesting people.
Keller Williams Red Day
On Thursday, May 12, Donna Smith with Keller Williams Atlanta Partners, headed a food drive in 2 subdivisions and collected over 2300 pounds! Way to go!
Country Charm Egg Distributors Donates 54,000 Eggs!
istributors as part of a national Feeding America egg donation, donated 54,000 eggs that were distributed to our partner agencies who are working on the frontlines to help those in need.
Celebration Church Food Drive
A big thank you to Kathy Papa who organized a food drive with Celebration Church and also collected food at a local Kroger. They were able to collect over 800 pounds of food.
Hunger Walk 2011
Hunger Walk/Run is a program of the Atlanta Community Food Bank and for 26 years, this amazing event brings thousands to Turner Field to raise funds in response to hunger locally and globally. The Georgia Mountain Food Bank participated this year by organizing a team of walkers who raised $1,000! (a portion of the proceeds will come to GMFB). It was a great day and the weather was perfect!
Regions Food Drive for Feeding Our Future
Regions Bank had a week of "Sharing the Good." For this project they collected food for the week which amounted to an amazing 744 pounds and brought it to our Feeding Our Future site and inspected, sorted and stocked the shelves. A Big THANK YOU goes out to REGIONS and Kelli Nix who organized the project.
Blairsville Distribution, December 2010
In early December, over 50 volunteers came together to make food boxes for 600 families and distribute them.
PFG Milton's Truck Donation
PFG Milton's, a long time supporter of GMFB, donated a tractor and trailer and a stand up pallet jack to help us operate our new 20,000 square foot facility. PFG also ran a food drive for the month of June and donated over 30,000 pounds of food which has helped to facilitate our Summer Lunch Program and to get much needed items to our partner agencies. We are so thankful to Danny Berry, Janean DeYoung, Janice Doyon and the whole staff in Oakwood!