133 W. Broadway | Meridian, ID 83642

208-888-5102

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Our Story

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The Meridian Food Bank is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to providing emergency food aid to our neighbors in need. Our goal is to help anyone who is hungry and asks us for assistance; our ability to help is determined by the amount of food and money donated to us.

MERIDIAN FOODBANK 2018

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ENOUGH TO FEED

We appreciate your support!

Food donations only cover half of our distribution. We need to purchase the remaining supply. Please help us by donating money we can use to purchase food.

Visit us at 133 W. Broadway Ave.,  Meridian, ID

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"No More Empty Bowls!"

Events

Sep
17
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6:00 pm Knock Down Hunger 2019 @ Big Al's
Knock Down Hunger 2019 @ Big Al's
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Knock Down Hunger 2019 @ Big Al's
Presented by: The Meridian Food Bank is holding its 4th Annual Knock Down Hunger fundraiser on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Big Al’s at The Village At Meridian. Proceeds from this event go to the Meridian Food Bank’s Weekend Backpack Program that provides weekend meals and snacks for the food ... Read more

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The raffle winner for the half of a beef is:

Stephen Kovatch! Congratulations Stephen! Also, a huge thank you to everyone who bought a raffle ticket. The money raised will support our weekend Backpack Program for kids in the West Ada School District who otherwise might go hungry on weekends during the school year. Plus, a big thank you to Brianna Ellis for drawing the … Read more

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Our New Director—Pat Cooper

Pat’s career has included a number of stops along the way.  He spent approximately 20 years in the Marketing function at Hewlett Packard Inc.  In addition, he has spent time as a small business owner, an auditor and a merger/acquisition consultant. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from Boise State University.  … Read more

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Meridian Food Bank founder retires after 20 years of service

By PATTY BOWEN pbowen@idahopress.com Apr 29, 2019 Dan Clark was chaperoning a group of teenagers through the San Francisco Tenderloin District when he found his calling. The district has one of the highest homeless populations in the city. Its sidewalks have been described as “resembling a refugee camp” by the New York Times because of … Read more

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Post Office Food Drive

The Meridian letter carriers  collected a total of 22,600 pounds of food on Saturday, May 11th for the Stamp Out Hunger food drive.  Thank you to everyone who donated,  to our letter carriers for collecting it all, and our volunteers for sorting and distributing all the donations.

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