Food Bank of Alaska believes that no one deserves to be hungry.
Since 1979, we have been securing donated food for nonprofit agencies to distribute to hungry
GIFT Volunteer Opportunities Now Available
GIFT will be held this year on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 15 & 16.
Hundreds of volunteers will be needed throughout the day and evening to help make
this distribution of holiday groceries and toys a success.
Volunteer shifts and sign up available through the Salvation Army.
Sign up here
To learn how you can receive gifts for children up to age 14 and groceries for a holiday meal, check here.
"Thank you, thank you, thank you" for another successful Thanksgiving Blessing
"Thank you, thank you, thank you," is what we hear from families who were able to get Thanksgiving groceries during this year's Blessing in the Valley and Anchorage. You made it happen - giving, volunteering, or collecting food.
Holding a food drive? Most needed items
Families with limited financial resources often have fresh fruits and vegetables at the bottom
of their list because they are expensive. They end up buying highly cheap, highly processed
foods that are high in calories but are low in nutrition. Help supplement restricted choices by
selecting healthy and nutritious foods. Here is a list of
most needed items
. Find more information about holding a food drive on our
food drive page
How Your Impact Makes a Difference
Here is the
September 2015 Potlatch
with news about how your generous support fights hunger. Please also
view our Fiscal Year 2014 Annual Report listed on the Publications link on the About Us page.