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17 05, 2019

Fight Hunger, Spark Change

2019-05-17T14:45:41+00:00

There's only a few days left to participate in Walmart's Fight Hunger, Spark Change Campaign. Help the one in ten people in eastern Wisconsin facing hunger by simply shopping at your local Walmart or Sams Club store. For every participating product purchased, the equivalent of one meal will be donated to [...]

Fight Hunger, Spark Change2019-05-17T14:45:41+00:00
16 05, 2019

Solving Hunger on Wheels

2019-05-16T15:09:34+00:00

Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin operates a number of outreach programs, providing healthy, nutritious food for those facing hunger. Thanks to Bank of Luxemburg, three pantries recently received additional fresh produce to be distributed in their pantries.  Lakeshore CAP in Sturgeon Bay, Kewaunee County Food Pantry in Kewaune, and Manna for Life [...]

Solving Hunger on Wheels2019-05-16T15:09:34+00:00
9 05, 2019

Mothers are the Real Heroes

2019-05-09T19:35:01+00:00

A woman recently stopped at the Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin food bank looking for help. She apologized before asking, and made it clear that she didn’t know where else to turn. It was obvious that she was tired and desperate. In her arms, she held a tiny little baby named “Rose.” Rose looked very [...]

Mothers are the Real Heroes2019-05-09T19:35:01+00:00
2 05, 2019

Changing Lives One Oil Change at a Time

2019-05-02T14:38:11+00:00

The Automobile Deals Association of Mega Milwaukee, or ADAMM, held their sixth annual "Change Your Oil, Change Lives" campaign benefiting Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin which raised enough funds to provide 275,079 meals. For every oil change that happened from December to March, ADAMM donated $1 to Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin. Customers also had the [...]

Changing Lives One Oil Change at a Time2019-05-02T14:38:11+00:00
25 04, 2019

Serving on the Court and Off

2019-04-25T14:37:05+00:00

It’s been an amazing season thus far for the Milwaukee Bucks and we couldn’t be more excited to show our support. The Bucks are more than just talent on the court, they’ve made a significant impact on the community and our mission to solving hunger. Milwaukee Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer [...]

Serving on the Court and Off2019-04-25T14:37:05+00:00
18 04, 2019

Member Spotlight: Love Inc.

2019-05-08T20:43:07+00:00

Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin’s members are at the front line of hunger relief. By providing them with an abundance of food, they’re ensuring their neighbors’ fridges are full and food is on their tables. Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin supports over 600 hunger-relief programs, including food pantries, soup kitchens and homeless shelters, [...]

Member Spotlight: Love Inc.2019-05-08T20:43:07+00:00
11 04, 2019

Volunteer Spotlight: Steve

2019-04-11T18:39:19+00:00

Whether it's volunteering once a year or once a week, volunteers are the reason we can distribute nearly 28 million pounds of food each year. Steve has been a dedicated volunteer at the Appleton food bank for the past two years. After Steve retired five years ago, he began volunteering at a variety of [...]

Volunteer Spotlight: Steve2019-04-11T18:39:19+00:00
25 03, 2019

Patti Habeck Honored by the Donald Driver Foundation

2019-03-28T19:27:33+00:00

Patti Habeck, president of Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin, was one of five Wisconsin leaders to receive the Northwestern Mutual Leadership Award through the Donald Driver Foundation's sixth annual Driven to Achieve Awards on Saturday, March 23 at the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee. "I couldn't be happier to receive this honor. I work [...]

Patti Habeck Honored by the Donald Driver Foundation2019-03-28T19:27:33+00:00
21 03, 2019

Scouting for Food 2019

2019-03-21T15:27:32+00:00

Thousands of Three Harbors Council scouts picked up bags filled with donated food on Saturday, March 16, for the annual Scouting for Food donation drive.  and volunteers spent the morning collecting donations on doorsteps and bringing them to the eight local collection points. Once collected, the food was boxed up and put into a [...]

Scouting for Food 20192019-03-21T15:27:32+00:00
14 03, 2019

16th Annual PB&J Challenge

2019-03-14T21:05:23+00:00

Sixty schools and local companies accepted the challenge to collect jars of peanut butter and jelly throughout the month of February for our 16th annual PB&J Challenge. Sponsored by PyraMax Bank, the challenge raised over 126,100 meals for those facing hunger in the community. Special thanks [...]

16th Annual PB&J Challenge2019-03-14T21:05:23+00:00