Peoria, IL
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The Midwest Food Bank story started in 2003 and is so special we wanted to share it with you.

Our Mission

As a faith based organization it is the mission of Midwest Food Bank to alleviate hunger and poverty by gathering and distributing food donations to not-for-profits and disaster sites without cost to recipients.














MFB Impact Video - 2015 (Midwest Region) from

Midwest Food Bank on Vimeo.








Our Story




A Teddy Bear's Unlikely Journey

From time to time as we unpack donated loads we come across items like clothing, makeup, toys or stuffed animals - non-food items that usually don’t have a place in a food bank.  Many of the items find homes fairly quickly via our partnering agencies but for some reason stuffed animals …

The Collingsworth Family does it again!

Almost 1000 friends and family of the Midwest Food Bank packed Bethany Baptist Church in Edwards, IL to hear the beautiful voices of The Collingsworth Family.   Few things changed for this sold out fundraiser for MFB on June 23rd, 2016.  All seats where filled with smiling faces of adults …

2016 Clay Shoot for Hunger

Thanks to all that helped make this 7th Annual Clay Shoot for Hunger a success!  This is the first of four major fundraisers we have to benefit the Peoria and Morton Divisions of the Midwest Food Bank.  The generosity of 27 corporate and individual sponsors offsets expenses so that MFB …

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