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Arizona ranks as 18th worst state for food hardship

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Despite Arizona officially recovering from the recession this year, millions of Americans live in households that struggle to put food on the table, according to a report, How Hungry is America?, released by the Food Research & Action Center (FRAC). The report found one in six Americans (16 percent) said in 2015 that there had been times… Read More →

St. Mary’s Food Bank needs volunteers

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by in Featured | Nonprofit

Volunteers are being recruited to help conduct the nationwide 2014 Hunger Study – the most in-depth and comprehensive census of hunger in America that has been taken once every four years since 1993. As one of the largest food banks in the country, St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance is organizing a massive statewide effort in… Read More →

Wells Fargo Supports Arizona Food Banks In Annual Drive

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A proud supporter of food banks across Arizona, Wells Fargo is pleased to announce it is conducting its annual summer statewide food drive July 16 to Aug. 3. The event collects donations for food banks that span the entire state and remains the only statewide food drive held in Arizona– with collection bins in all Wells… Read More →