At the Food Bank of Western New York, we work tirelessly to fight hunger one day at a time. As the primary hunger-relief organization in Western New York, we procure and distribute nutritious food and support to our hungry community members throughout Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, and Niagara counties.
In any given month, we assist as many as 139,780 individuals through our 335 agencies and programs, including food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, group homes, snack programs, camps and child and adult day cares.
The Food Bank of WNY is an independent, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Our commitment to accountability, transparency and fiscal responsibility continues to earn us the maximum 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest charity evaluator.
We are certified members of Feeding America – a network of 200 food banks across the country – and the Food Bank Association of New York State.