This is hard reality for all college towns. We are honored to work with amazing organizations in #Tempe and the East Valley to fight hunger for students who attend Arizona State University and our many community colleges. #TogetherWeCanEndHunger
Thank you volunteers from Decisive Marketing Solutions, Inc.! These wonderful men and women generously donated their time to fight hunger in Tempe, Arizona as well as Arizona! Would you like to volunteer with us and help United Food Bank #EndHungerinAZ? Call 480-926-4897 for more information!
This is an eye-opening series from National Geographic about Food Insecurity in America. United Food Bank has been working hard for over 30 years to feed hungry Arizonans that face food insecurity every day. #EndHungerinAZ
Families, children and older communities in #Arizona continue to live in #poverty. United Food Bank is one of the first to see and help our friends and neighbors in crisis. Your support of food, funds, and volunteer time make a difference in lives of many in #Arizona. Thank you! Please share this message with your friends and consider an online donation at www.unitedfoodbank.org. #EndHungerinAZ
WASHINGTON – The number of Arizona residents living in concentrated “poverty areas” grew significantly in the first decade of the century, according to a new Census report. From 2000 to 2010, Arizonans living in poverty areas – census tracts with poverty rates of 20 percent or more – rose from 24 pe…
We need your voice to help us end hunger in Arizona! Today is National Call-In Day in which we ask our #Arizona legislative partners to help us improve federal #tax incentives for donating foo and funds to food drives! (Which we know all of you do everyday!!) Information is below. Thank you for your support!
Today is National Call-In Day! Join us and our member #foodbanks in #Arizona in supporting legislation to improve federal #tax incentives for donating food and funds to food banks. Call toll-free 1-888-398-8702, enter your zip code, and you will be connected to your representative to deliver this message: As your constituent and supporter of my local food bank, I am calling today to ask you to support food donation tax legislation to help our food bank feed struggling Americans. Please support this and other charitable giving tax legislation that would help ensure food banks have the food and the funds they need to support those in need in our community.
Are YOU ready for some "Food Bowl"?! Mark your calendars for Sat., July 19 as UFB hosts "Food Bowl I" which is a Volunteer-a-thon to benefit Arizona's hungry. We are asking all of our @[102042542297:274:Arizona Cardinals] fans to wear their favorite gear as they compete against the rest of the NLF's great fans! Tailgating treats and games will make this a fun volunteer event!
To learn more and signup: bit.ly/UFBFoodBowl.
We are so proud of the Town of Gilbert Town Hall, all of the employees, and the amazing residents of Gilbert who participated in the Gilbert Feeding Families food drive! We can't wait for the results!!
Town of Gilbert officials are wrapping up the community’s month-long Gilbert Feeding Families community food drive Thursday, July 10, with a weigh-in event 8-9 a.m. at Gilbert Town Hall, 50 E. Civic Center Drive. The public is invited to attend.The officials will thank the town’s community partners…
Peanut butter is "liquid gold" at United Food Bank. Regardless how you like your peanut butter, please know we always need donations of peanut butter and jelly to help feed the 1 in 4 children in Arizona that go hungry every night. To learn how you can help, go to www.unitedfoodbank.org.
Are YOU ready for some "Food Bowl"?! Mark your calendars for Sat., July 19 as UFB hosts "Food Bowl I" which is a Volunteer-a-thon to benefit Arizona's hungry. We are asking all of our Arizona Cardinals fans to wear their favorite gear as they compete against the rest of the NLF's great fans! Tailgating treats and games will make this a fun volunteer event!
Need a dinner idea for tomorrow night? Please visit our friends at MOD Pizza in San Tan Village (2904 S. San Tan Village, Gilbert) from 4 PM – 9 PM. 100% of the night's sales will be donated to United Food Bank! Each $1 helps us provide 5 meals! Thank you MOD Pizza!
Got to hang out w/ the @[108924385822784:274:FOX 10 Phoenix] crew this morning at @[182893028406606:274:Salt River Fields at Talking Stick]. Tonights show w/ @[281000481958446:274:Phillip Phillips] is going to be a blast… see you soon Phoenix!
There a many ways to celebrate Independents Day and one of our favorites is by supporting the many locally owned businesses that support United Food Bank with food drives, fund drives, and volunteers! To learn more, visit Local First Arizona!
Our Backpack Program provides backpacks full of food to children in need every week. The packs are delivered to schools across eastern Maricopa and eastern AZ, then discreetly distributed to children in need. #hunger#poverty
Such an interesting tool – Think food stamps are something used only by people in far-away, poor communities? Think again. A handy interactive tool from Slate.com will show you just how many folks right in your own community rely on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), otherwise known as food stamps.