Mon., April 8, 2013 2:37pm
Nearly 20 percent of Georgians don’t know where their next meal is coming from, according to Feeding America. And while demand is increasing at food banks across the state, this is the time of year when donations drop. Now Facebook users can help.
Tue., December 4, 2012 5:28pm
Food banks across Georgia met Tuesday to discuss holiday giving. They are seeing demand for canned goods and meals go up as the holidays approach. Officials say food drives often leave the pantries without a variety of items to offer.
Fri., September 9, 2011 5:25pm
A student-run food pantry opened for business Friday at the University of Georgia. About 20 student groups planned and stocked the pantry in an effort to serve what campus officials said is a growing population of students facing tough times.
Fri., December 24, 2010 3:47pm
Georgia’s food banks are experiencing record demand this holiday season. The down economy means there are many new faces in the state’s food pantry lines
Wed., November 24, 2010 5:24pm
It’s a busy time for people giving out food to those in need. Many food banks and pantries across the state are experiencing the highest demand since the recession began.
Wed., March 17, 2010 1:50pm
Food banks are on a list of organizations that could be forced to start pay