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Current News Archives

"Summer meal programs announced" May 28, 2010

"Senior citizens honored for service to community" May 12, 2010

"Stamp Out Hunger food drive" May 8, 2010

"Food bank benefits from losses at Horace Mann" April 21, 2010

"Central Illinois Foodbank benefits from local business weight competition" April 21, 2010

"More than 100,000 fresh eggs donated to food bank" April 15, 2010

"Just in time for Easter: 43,000 eggs for food bank" March 31, 2010

"Free food just got fresher" April 15, 2010

"Backyard garden? Grow extra for those in need" April 13, 2010

"Bank heading effort to provide healthy snacks for Easter break" March 6, 2010

"Registration open for garden plots at Grandstand" February 21, 2010

"Food bank receives 4,000 pounds of pork" February 9, 2010

"Hungy often choose between eating and rent, heat, or fuel, area study finds" February 4, 2010

"Help feed the hungry in Illinois" February 3, 2010

"5.7 Million Get Weekly Food Assistance" February 3, 2010

"1 in 8 Get Help at Food Banks 14 Million Kids Among Hungry" February 2, 2010

"Food Pantries See Surge Report Shows a Sharp Up tick in Reliance on Aid" February 2, 2010

"Retail Store Donation Program helps feed the hungry" January 13, 2010

"Local Charities see more people in need" December 15, 2009

"Montgomery County Food For Though" November 25, 2009

"New Report on Hunger" November 15, 2009

"Feeding America accelerating plans due to recession" March 17, 2009

"Easter eggs arrive early at the foodbank" April 2009

"Illinois Pork Power provides relief" April 2009

"Canstruction" 26 April 2009

"Governor Quinn announces relief to Food Banks" Spring 2009

"First Lady Michelle Obama" 29 April 2009

"Agriculture Secretary Vilsack expands 'The People's Garden'" July 2009

"General Mills Pound for Pound Challenge" Spring 2009

"Snap Shot of Hunger--Hunger Awareness Month 2009" September 2009

"Making Dough for our Community" September 2009

"Retail Store Donation Program " September 2009

"President Obama Joins Packing Event " Summer 2009

"Soccer Legend in Springfield" August 2009

"Student Making a Difference" August 2009

Newsletter Archives

Central Illinois Foodbank publishes a newsletter three times each year.

2010 Annual Report & Winter Newsletter

Fall 2010

Fall 2009

Summer 2009

Winter 2008

2007 Annual Report

Fall/Winter 2007-8

Summer 2007

Spring 2007

Winter 2006-7

Local News Archives

"Schuyler County Dedicates New Facility" 25 June 2008
"Illinois Schools get $2.2 Million for Nutrition Program" 9 June 2009
"Tyson required to give 1.7 million pounds of chicken to food banks" 28 May 2009
"Foodbank sees spike in demand" 19 Feb 2009
"Local charities holding up amid economic troubles" 16 Dec 2008
"Hungry for change--and simply hungry" 11 Dec 2008
"Foodbank no longer getting "test run" food donations" 19 Nov 2008
"Volunteer Aims to Gather 2500 Pounds of Food" 5 July 2008
"From canned goods to fresh, Food Banks adapt" 11 Dec 2008
"'Idol' to Help Feed Local Kids" 6 June 2008
"UIS students give back to the community" 4 Dec 2008

Press Releases

Governor Pat Quinn Announces Recovery Funding for Food Stamps and Food Banks 4/2009
IPPA Reaches Goal of 100,000 Pounds of Pork Donated to Food Banks! 11/2008
LLCC Students Sell "Empty Bowls" to Benefit Foodbank 05/2008
Niantic United Methodist Church Awarded Agency of the Year 05/2008
Foodbank Chosen to Benefit from State Farm Classic 05/2008
Foodbank benefits from Illinois Pork Producers Association 05/2008
Muni Opera Partners With Foodbank 05/2008
U.S. Postal Service Letter Carrier Food Drive 05/2008

Photo Archives

Holiday Pictures around the Foodbank 2008

UIS Holiday Stars Project 2008
UIS Holiday Stars Project 2008
UIS Holiday Stars Project 2008

Dominion Power Plant donation December 2008

Il Pork Producers Wrap Up - November 2008

Harvest Ball November 2008

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