Empty Bowl Lunch raises enough to provide over 880,000 meals to those in need

Kay Blackstock speaks to volunteers who delivered meals to sponsors and ticket holders on the morning of the Virtual Empty...

Read More Posted on September 23, 2020

Here’s how Georgia Mountain Food Bank’s first virtual Empty Bowl Lunch went

Kelsey Podo The Times Updated: Sep 22, 2020, 7:28 PM Although the COVID-19 pandemic meant this year community...

Read More Posted on September 23, 2020

For Goodness Sake: Georgia Mountain Food Bank Still Feeding Families Amidst a Pandemic

By Lauren Hunter Multimedia Journalist with AccessWDUN For more than a dozen years, and even in the middle of...

Read More Posted on September 9, 2020

Here’s What to Expect at this Year’s Empty Bowl Lunch Fundraiser

Kelsey Podo Updated: Aug 31, 2020, 8:11 PM  Georgia Mountain Food Bank’s largest and only...

Read More Posted on September 1, 2020

Read the GMFB Fall 2020 Newsletter

Read the latest newsletter by clicking on the Issuu link below or download the pdf version of the Fall Newsletter by...

Read More Posted on July 31, 2020

Column: The hungry need my help and yours. Here’s what you can do

Harris Blackwood For The Times Updated: Jun 4, 2020, 11:15 AM My mama had a hardscrabble...

Read More Posted on June 4, 2020

Georgia Mountain Food Bank receives thousands of pounds of produce, chicken

The Georgia Mountain Food Bank recently began receiving about 20,000 pounds of fresh produce boxes weekly through the...

Read More Posted on May 28, 2020

Agencies provided free food, COVID-19 testing at soccer complex. And the cars lined up

Nathan Berg The Times Updated: May 1, 2020, 5:48 p.m. District 2 Public Health director Pamela Logan and...

Read More Posted on May 4, 2020

District 2 Public Health and Georgia Mountain Food Bank host food drive and free COVID-19 testing

By Lauren Hunter Multimedia Journalist, AccessWDUN The District 2 Public Health teamed up with the Georgia Mountain Food...

Read More Posted on May 3, 2020

How feeding hungry has gotten harder during pandemic, and what’s being done

Nathan Berg, The Times Updated: May 1, 2020, 7:20 p.m.    Alvin Bagwell has seen the same situation...

Read More Posted on May 2, 2020

Georgia Mountain Food Bank, District 2 Public Health partner for COVID-19 relief event

The Georgia Mountain Food Bank and District 2 Public Health will partner this week on a day-long event for coronavirus...

Read More Posted on April 29, 2020

Anthem Foundation Funds Address Food Insecurity in Georgia Resulting From COVID-19 Pandemic

While the coronavirus fight continues, the number of Georgians struggling — with layoffs, isolation, health...

Read More Posted on April 28, 2020