Georgia Mountain Food Bank Welcomes New 2018 Board Members

Georgia Mountain Food Bank is proud to announce the addition of seven new key community leaders to its 2018 board of directors. Among the new board of directors are: Cheryl Jones – Hall County Schools, Nutrition Director Dawn Parks – Rushton Wealth Management, Director of Financial Services Kas Lawson – Hall County State Court, Staff […]

March 1, 2018

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Agency Spotlight: Dawson County Food Bank

Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday the Dawson Community Food Bank serves Dawson and all surrounding counties. The Dawson Community Food Bank is a ministry of Jesus Name Apostolic Church, a non-denominational church and 501c3 non-profit organization. Their mission is to fight hunger, and they are passionate about providing healthy food to children and adults who […]

December 19, 2017

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Eleven Local Schools Collected More than 6,700 Pounds of Food

Eleven local schools collected 6,678 pounds of food during the 2nd annual School Food Drive for Hunger Challenge. The food drive challenge, a partnership between Georgia Mountain Food Bank (GMFB) and Smile Doctors Braces by Wilson Orthodontics rallied together local schools to fight hunger in the community. Between Oct. 23 and Nov. 10 the schools […]

December 4, 2017

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Agency Spotlight: Under the Bridge Ministries

For two and a half years, Under the Bridge Ministries has been feeding those in need every second Saturday of the month in Lumpkin and the surrounding counties. Most recently, Under the Bridge helped provide meals for a family living in their car that was going without food. In their own words, “We want to […]

December 1, 2017

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Georgia Mountain Food Bank Now Offering Online Fundraisers

Georgia Mountain Food Bank (GMFB) recently announced a new online fundraising feature that will allow supporters to raise money for the Food Bank, all from the convenience of their office or home. Individuals can sign up to host an online fundraiser on the Food Bank’s website and can start fundraising in just a matter of […]

November 1, 2017

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11 Local Schools Competing in School Food Drive for Hunger Challenge

We are excited to have 11 schools competing in our School Food Drive for Hunger Challenge! Other schools are invited to participate and help us stock the shelves in time for the holiday season. Plus, the winning school will receive a Kona ice party compliments of Smile Doctors Braces by Wilson Orthodontics! Read the full article […]

October 30, 2017

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