Santa Parades Coming to Local Neighborhoods


The St. George Fire Department will be hosting the annual Santa Parades during the weekends of December 6 & 7 and December 13 & 14 this year. To participate, have any food or funds you would like to donate ready and, as Santa makes his way through your neighborhood, come out to visit us and […]

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Make Someone Happy 2014

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Coca-Cola’s Make Someone Happy holiday campaign is here! Partnering Associated Food Stores, WAFB-TV and iHeartMedia, Coca-Cola welcomes you to #MakeSomeoneHappy this holiday season. This campaign benefits the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank by providing food for families and individuals during the winter season. To support the Make Someone Happy campaign, stop by a participating Associated […]

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inRegister to Donate $5,000 to 5 Charities Selected by the Community


  To celebrate their 25th anniversary, inRegister is donating $5,000 to five local charities – chosen by you! Your vote can help secure $5,000 for the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. We’ll use that money to provide support for families and individuals in need in our 11 parish service area. With a food insecurity rate […]

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Peoples Health Presents the 2014 Supermarket Sweep


The Peoples Health Supermarket Sweep returns to Albertsons on November 13! Eight celebrity teams will be competing to see who can collect the most food in a timed race around the supermarket. All food collected will be donated to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. Here’s how it works: participating teams will be given a […]

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Belk Charity Sale Benefits the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank

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Belk has joined the Baton Rouge area family just in time for the holidays! Get 20-70% off rarely discounted brands this Saturday, November 8, from 6-9 a.m. with the purchase of a $5 ticket. The $5 will benefit the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and you’ll have access to huge discounts throughout Belk! Planning to […]

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Feed A Family 2014


Join the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank, WBRZ, and the Baton Rouge Clinic as they host the 30th Feed A Family food drive this October. Beginning on October 1, 2014, this drive will be instrumental in providing food for those in need across the Food Bank’s 11 parish service area. To contribute, simply look for […]

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The 23rd Annual Slice of Life Golf Classic Returns to Copper Mill


The 23rd annual Slice of Life Golf Classic will take place on Monday, November 3 at Copper Mill Golf Course in nearby Zachary, La. This signature Food Bank event consistently provides an atmosphere of community and fun while also raising money to contribute to the fight against hunger. Sign up is available for both teams […]

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CANstruction®’s ComiCAN Descends on LASM and the Shaw Center


CANstruction® is back and better than ever! American Institute of Architects Baton Rouge, Louisiana Art and Science Museum, and the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank are excited to bring the 2014 edition of CANstruction® to downtown Baton Rouge. The theme of 2014 is ComiCAN, featuring sculptures modeled after some of our favorite comic book and […]

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Trevor’s Wish 2014 | Hunger Action Month

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  BACKGROUND & MISSION On October 16, 2013, the Baton Rouge community lost a true hero in Trevor Sims, but his legacy lives on and continues to inspire us all.  Trevor was first diagnosed with cancer when he was five years old. At age 10, Trevor and his family were informed that his cancer was […]

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Doe’s Eat Place


If you haven’t been to Doe’s Eat Place yet, now is your chance! A longtime Restaurant Week participant, Doe’s offers some of the best steak in town. Owner Scott Overby took a few minutes to talk to the Food Bank about what’s new at Doe’s and the positive impact Restaurant Week has on restaurants and […]

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