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  The Greater Baton Rouge celebrates 30 years of serving those in need in the greater Baton Rouge area. From our early beginnings distributing bread in a church parking lot in 1984 to our current home at Fraenkel Center, we deeply appreciate everything that our community has allowed us to do through their continuous generosity […]

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For the second year in a row, Kendra Scott Perkins Rowe is hosting a Kendra Gives Back event to support the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank as part of Redstock; this campaign is focused on raising food, funds and awareness throughout the challenging summer months. The 2015 Kendra Gives Back event will be held on […]

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In April 2015, the Sparkhound Foundation named the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank as the benefiting organization of the 2015 Sparkhound Invitational Golf Tournament. Teams gathered to enjoy a day outdoors while also supporting the Food Bank’s mission to feed the hungry in its 11 parish service area. “The Sparkhound Foundation has worked with the […]

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Summer Heats Up With Check Out Hunger Campaign

Check Out Hunger

Check Out Hunger is back! From June 29 – August 9, you can make a donation at the grocery store register to contribute to the fight against hunger. Read on to find out how! As summertime rolls through, multiple factors have a negative effect on those that the Food Bank serves. Increasing temperatures result in […]

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Redstock Summer Drive Returns

REDSTOCK

REDSTOCK Summer Drive | June 1 – August 31   REDSTOCK is a summer umbrella campaign initiative now in its second year focused on specifically inspiring the community to support the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank through either donating or hosting food drives and fundraisers under the REDSTOCK name. Every year the Greater Baton Rouge […]

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BASF

BATON ROUGE, LA – In recognition of BASF‘s 150th anniversary, the company’s Geismar site donated $25,000 to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank to bring the BackPack child nutrition program to Ascension Parish. The donation will provide backpacks filled with nutritious food for 100 low-income students for the 2015-16 school year. With the help of […]

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CANN 5K

The Gamma Eta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., in partnership with the Ivy Foundation, Inc. and the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank, is pleased to announce our inaugural Changing and Advancing Nutrition Now (CANN) 5K Run/Walk. The goal of the CANN Run/Walk 5K is to promote awareness of childhood hunger and to […]

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