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The Food Bank is the primary hunger relief organization in Western New York, supporting 340 member agencies, such as Friends of Night People, City Mission, St. Vincent DePaul and the Response to Love Center. For every dollar raised, the Food Bank is able to obtain 5 pounds of food and distribute that food to more than 96,000 individuals and 34,030 households each month in Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara counties; 38,685 are children and 7,847 are seniors.  

 

Michael BilloniMedia Contact
For any media inquires please contact:
Michael Billoni
Marketing and Public Relations Director
716-852-1305
Email:
mbilloni@foodbankwny.org


 

 

 

  Latest Press Releases:  

Basil Family Dealerships Donates to Food Bank of WNY, Gives Away Car as a part of Can For Cars 2014

Food Bank of WNY Elects Tom Berical As New Board Chairperson June 2014

TOPS Friendly Market and Ronzoni Donate 192,000 servings of pasta to the Food Bank of WNY

Justin Guerin is named Operations Director at the Food Bank

NOCO employees collected more than 5,000 non-perishable food and toiletry items

22nd Annual Check Out Hunger 2014 Collects $752,155

Local Pizza Huts to Donate $57,687 to Area Children's Charities

2014 Sweet Charity Co-Chairs from Tops Friendly Markets and Wegmans

Food 2 Families 2013 sets Record with $172,206 donated to Food Bank of WNY

Food Bank of Western New York Receives $164,061 Grant from Walmart Foundation

8th Annual Rock Out Hunger 2013 Sets New Record for Donations

Carubba Collision Presents $17050 check to the Food Bank of Western New York and the Niagara County Sheriffs K-9 Unit

Buffalo Sabres Annual Fan Food Drive on Nov. 15, Nov. 19, Nov 24, and Nov 27

Food Bank of Western New York hires Carol A. Palumbo as Agency Services Director

City Dining Card Presents $4,576 to Food Bank of Western New York

KeyBank Donates to BackPack Program

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Food Bank of Western New York elects 2013 officers and Board of Directors

Food Bank of Western New York Announces Appointments in Development Department

Another Successful Check Out Hunger 2013

Food Bank of Western New York receives $10,000 grant from Chautauqua Region Community Foundation to acquire and distribute food in Chautauqua County

Rock Out Hunger Sets Record For Food Bank of WNY

Buffalo Bills and Food Bank of WNY host Thanksgiving Blitz to provide meals to over 900 area families

Kiss 98.5 to Host Food Drive

Lady Rockers Food and Fundraiser to Help ‘Our Own’

Hofmann Sausage Co. and Tops Markets Supply Food Bank of WNY with 14,000 Hot Dogs

DISTRICT OF THE DEAD, Buffalo’s Best Valued & Most Frightening Haunted House Returns for 2012 in our new Sheridan Plaza Location!

Clem Eckert is Named Food Bank Ambassador

Food Bank of WNY BackPack Students Receive New Books

Big Changes in Store for Walk Off Hunger

Food Bank of Western New York Promotes Justin Guerin and Christine Rivera, RD

Russel Salvatore's Ham-A-Lot to Benefit The Food Bank of WNY

“Check Out Hunger” Collects Record $739,622 for the Food Bank of WNY

Giving Back to Those in Need: St. Susan Center Receives $5,000 Donation from BWB P.C. in Jamestown

Food Bank Music Tour Launching at Buffalo Event

Food Bank of WNY To Honor Ann McCarthy, Community Leader

Dunkin' Donuts and The Buffalo Bisons Team Up To Score Over 300 Pounds of Coffee For Food Bank of WNY

Food Bank's Christine Rivera Receives Award

Food Bank of WNY Adds 6 Members To Its Board of Directors

Buffalo Bisons and Food Bank of WNY to host World's Largest Baby Shower

Kreher's Farm Fresh Eggs Donates 72,000 Eggs to Food Bank of Western New York

Tyson Foods and Delaware North Companies Team Up to Fight Hunger in Buffalo

Goya Celebrates 75th Anniversary with 1 Million Pound Donation

Check Out Hunger collects record for Food Bank

Lactalis Donates 30 ton of Sorrento cheese to WNY Food Bank

Retailers/Media Come together for the Hungry in WNY

Food Bank of WNY is going “green” thanks to a donation from the Walmart Foundation

Sports Illustrated Peter King and Readers Help 400 Buffalo Families

97 Rock's DJ Jickster sets record during 5th annual Operation: Rock Out Hunger NOCO Express Stores raising funds for Food Bank of Western New York

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