During the most robust economy in history, about 1.6 million Ohioans relied on Ohio food banks to feed their families. Then COVID-19 hit. The state in essence shut down in mid-March. The folks who already relied on food banks to…
The annual Empty Bowls by the Lake fundraiser is an artistic means to fight hunger in our communities. Potters, educators, students and volunteers create handcrafted bowls. Local restaurants donate soup. Guests are invited to a simple meal of soup and bread and, in exchange…
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) –Mid-Ohio Foodbank is serving 3,557 meals as a result of the “Canstruction” project sponsored by Ohio farmers, food processors and Nationwide Insurance during the recently concluded Ohio State Fair.
Almost one in four children in Ohio are food insecure. Right now, you can make a difference.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) Young Agricultural Professionals (YAP) raised $5,177 for Mid-Ohio Foodbank by selling T-shirts that carried positive messages about Ohio agriculture. Ohio Farm Bureau’s board of trustees voted to add an additional $5,000 to the donation, raising the total to $10,177.
Ohioans find creative ways to share a meal with those in need
Remembering the hungry in our national conversation about food