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WHAT IS EMPTY BOWLS? Empty Bowls is an international project to fight hunger, personalized by artists and art organizations on a community level, and it will be coming to Baton Rouge on March 19! You are invited to attend this special event and experience a unique fundraising effort that offers access to hundreds of handcrafted […]

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DIG Magazine and more than 40 Baton Rouge area restaurants are gearing up for the capital city’s Restaurant Week. Beginning on Monday, January 18, and ending on Saturday, January 23, diners will be able to enjoy three-course pre fixed meals at participating restaurants across the city, with prices ranging from $15 – $35 per person. […]

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Share Happiness

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

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SantaParades

The St. George Fire Department will be hosting the annual Santa Parades during the weekends of December 5 & 6 and December 12 & 13 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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Volunteer with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank

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We couldn’t do what we do without so many of our wonderful volunteers. Put simply, WE NEED YOU! On a daily basis, our volunteers work in our warehouse sorting food donations and assembling food boxes that will be distributed to the community. Last year, we distributed over 9 million meals in our 11 Parish service […]

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The Louisiana Rice Industry and the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank are partnering to proclaim September as National Rice Month and Hunger Action Month.This year the media event will be held at the Capitol Park Museum on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 11 a.m. Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain will present the […]

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CANstruction®’s CANWARS Theme Hits Downtown

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Louisiana Arts & Science Museum, AIABR and the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank are excited to present CANstruction® once again beginning August 28th. Downtown Baton Rouge will be home to the 5th annual AIA Baton Rouge CANstruction® event. However, 2015 brings with it a few important firsts. This year, and for the first time ever, […]

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BACKGROUND & MISSION Trevor Sims was first diagnosed with cancer when he was five years old. At age 10, Trevor and his family were informed that his cancer was terminal. Understanding he would have limited time, Trevor made a wish that he shared with the Baton Rouge community – to feed the hungry.  Trevor’s Wish […]

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  This year, your Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank is celebrating thirty years of serving those in need. What started as a small distribution of collected food items in a church parking lot has now evolved into the distribution of millions of meals across eleven Louisiana parishes each year. The Food Bank continues to grow, […]

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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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