Published: July 12th 2018 @ 3:35 PM by Susan Herman
What a night! Praising the Lord with the Collingsworth Family is so special to MFB every year. Thanks for all that raised the roof at Bethany Baptist Church in Edwards, IL for this sold-out fundraising concert. We look forward to hosting the Collingsworth Family again next June.
Published: July 10th 2018 @ 9:20 AM by Peter Goddard
In 2017, Midwest Food Bank in Peoria kicked off a growth campaign with the sole purpose of improving and increasing our distribution of food and community engagement through volunteer projects. Since then, we have been blessed to receive donations and pledges totaling $530k, over halfway to our revised goal of $930k. Thank you for your support of the campaign. We plan to begin construction in late Summer of 2018. Here is …
Published: June 30th 2018 @ 12:20 PM by Susan Herman
June 9th started ominously, but the skies cleared just in time for our 9th Annual Clay Shoot for Hunger fundraiser.
Nearly 200 shooters in teams of 4-5 took their best aim to reduce hunger in our communities. All of the profits went to the Peoria and Morton Midwest Food Bank locations.
The Oak Ridge Sportsman’s Club
Published: June 12th 2018 @ 1:30 PM by Susan Herman
Samyuktha had heard about others asking for donations for Midwest Food Bank in lieu of birthday presents. She decided that she wanted to share in the joy of giving to others for her 6th Birthday!! Today, she and her parents brought in 162 pounds of food from her recent birthday party with friends to give to those in need! Happy Birthday Samyuktha!!
Published: June 12th 2018 @ 12:55 PM by Susan Herman
We had a delicious treat! Peoria Seva Mandal shared their homemade Chai tea with us after their volunteer time. They have faithfully served MFB for years and a true friendship has been created. We look forward to their smiles and willing hearts on Thursdays.