To provide food, clothing and opportunities for improvement to persons, in Northern Bingham County, meeting the federal poverty guidelines below 185% in a kind, loving and caring manner.
The Foodbank is a community wide ALL volunteer service organization. We assist families in need to have adequate nutritional food on a weekly and 6 times a year basis. We have clothing available at a modest suggested donation. We provide nutritional education opportunities for improvement. We have a Christmas gift program for families with children, our senior citizens clients, and a backpack program with the schools for children at risk for weekend meals.
We work with other groups and organizations whose mission is also to help the citizens in need in our community.
The Foodbank is tax exempt under the guidelines of the internal revenue code. (501 (c)(3)
Our program is open to residents of Northern Bingham County, who live in the Shelley-Firth School Districts, and meet the federal poverty guidelines of 185% without regards to race, religion, disability or national origin.
No person needing emergency need will be turned away and we will assist them to find addition help from an appropriate agency when indicated.