Our Volunteer Family

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” Martin Luther King Jr. Volunteer appreciation week is this month (April 18-24), and I can’t help but […]

With Love & Service

Many years ago, walking into an office for a meeting, I noticed a small, framed quote hanging on the wall that read, “Life is measured in love and positive contributions […]

Volunteers Are All Heart

One of the main ingredients in the success of St. Louis Area Foodbank and the hundreds of food pantries we work with are the volunteers. We’re not aware of even […]

Volunteer Appreciation Week 2020

It’s National Volunteer Appreciation Week– a time when organizations across the nation take time to celebrate their volunteers, often with their volunteers, as volunteers are such an integral part of […]

Compass Health Network Distribution | Warrenton, MO

A Growing Need  The number COVID-19 cases in the United States continues to rise and the ripple effect of millions of newly unemployed individuals is taking a toll on food insecurity rates across the U.S. […]

Victory Church Distribution | Pevely, MO

When it comes to food insecurity across the U.S., the arrival of COVID-19 is highlighting the number of people who are unable to feed their families when confronted with an unexpected […]

Sending Our Love!

February is a busy month! You’ve got the Super Bowl, Groundhog Day, Presidents Day and, of course, a day devoted to love – Valentine’s Day. For 45 years, the St. […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Pam

Pam has been volunteering at the St. Louis Area Foodbank for nine years. She always has a positive attitude and a willingness to help out where she’s needed. When we […]

Maybe Christmas

“Maybe Christmas,” he thought, “doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit more!” – Dr. Seuss Since I was a little girl, this iconic line from The Grinch […]