The St. Louis Area Foodbank is a busy place. There is a lot of work to be done in the effort to create a pathway to nutritional security for those in need in our community. We have so many exciting projects and new developments in the works to share. Our President & CEO, Meredith Knopp, takes a moment each month to highlight an important aspect of what we’re doing in the bi-state area. To see what we’ve been up to, check out the blog posts below.

Educate To Advocate

Keynote speaker, Francie Broderick, addresses the crowd gathered at the Foodbank’s Agency Conference / Photo by Bethany Prange Last Thursday, the St. Louis Area Foodbank hosted representatives from our 514

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Will Walk For Food

Foodbank employee Kate Hartman carries a bin of food brought back to the post office by route volunteers / Photo by Bethany Prange Calling all volunteers! Calling all volunteers! We

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Bikers Bring Backpacks of Love

Two area bikers show up for the Bikers for Backpacks event at the St. Louis Area Foodbank / Photo by Bethany Prange The first Bikers for Backpacks Ride for St.

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Birds In Flight

Chef Wil Pelly, Chef de Cuisine at Diablitos Cantina, prepares empanadas at Urban Eats Cafe / Photo by Patrick Delhougne  In the forward to Cause Marketing for Nonprofits: Partner for

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Outnumber Hunger

St. Louis Area Foodbank Communications Coordinator, Ryan Farmer, takes the band Edens Edge on a tour of the Foodbank / Photo by Bethany Prange If you haven’t yet heard of

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Filling In The Gaps

A tiny hand peeks out from under the blankets while waiting in line at a local pantry / Photo by Bethany Prange The temperature barely reached the 40s, but the

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A Symbiotic Relationship

This photo demonstrates one of the many differences between the St. Louis Area Foodbank, a 92,000 square foot warehouse and a food pantry as picture in the inset (photo of

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Volunteering Your Talent

The question came in October. “Would you be interested in joining a ‘social media avengers-type’ of volunteer group that would use your social media connections to raise awareness about the

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Facilitators Of Gratitude

Sharea Rodgers shakes hands with Foodbank volunteer Ron Banister / Photo by Bethany Prange When one hears the term “fundraising”, they may automatically think of dollars and cents. But to

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