Food Bank Receives $10,000 Grant from Amerigroup Georgia to Support Prescriptive Food Box Program

Georgia Mountain Food Bank (GMFB) and partner clinics aim to help patients better control their health and empower them to take the necessary steps to prevent short and long-term complications by providing low-income patients with free disease-appropriate food boxes tailored to their nutrition needs. Amerigroup Georgia’s recent $10,000 grant will help cover the cost of […]

June 7, 2018

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Publix Delivers 1,192 Cases of Food as Part of “Food for Sharing” Campaign

Publix Driver Tommy Walter delivered 1,192 cases of assorted non-perishable food items to Georgia Mountain Food Bank on Friday, May 4, as part of the company’s “Food for Sharing” campaign. The food weighed in at over 15,000 lbs., which is the equivalent of almost 13,000 meals! The Food for Sharing program runs twice a year, […]

May 4, 2018

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Poly Enterprises Launches Online Fundraiser Supporting Georgia Mountain Food Bank

  We are excited to be partnering with Poly Enterprises once again as they launch their second online fundraiser with us. Online fundraisers help to streamline and simplify service projects for businesses like Poly Enterprises, and it helps their teams to make a large impact locally by raising money that provides meals for families and […]

May 1, 2018

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Feed the Hungry: Agency Spotlight

Over six years ago the citizens of Union County united to begin this ministry, Feed the Hungry. At that time, Feed the Hungry, did not have a permanent location but rather distributed the food out of the back of a truck, delivering pre-bagged food from the Georgia Mountain Food Bank on the first Saturday of […]

April 18, 2018

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Kroger “Can Hunger” Food Drive a Huge Success

Thanks to the community’s support, it was another record-breaking year for Kroger’s annual “Can Hunger” Food Drive. Each year, Georgia Mountain Food Bank (GMFB) is the recipient of the proceeds collected during the drive in the months of November and December within its five-county service area of Hall, Forsyth, Dawson, Lumpkin and Union counties. GMFB’s […]

April 2, 2018

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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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