In many ways, 2014 was the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley’s busiest and most productive year ever. We provided over 32.2 million pounds of food (a 1.8 million pound increase) to more than 1,000 agencies, enough to provide 27 million meals for people in need. In other words, 27 million times, people who otherwise would have had very little or nothing to eat, had a good, nutritious meal because of the Food Bank.
To learn more, we invite you to download our 2014 Annual Report.
Turning Point Entertainment’s FOODSTOCK Concert rocked the Chance in Poughkeepsie for the 6th year in a row on Saturday November 23rd to benefit the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley. Over the years Close to 30 bands, 60 local businesses, and countless individuals have donated their talent, time, and dollars to make these concerts a […]
Every year, Kiwanis International designates a day in April as Kiwanis One Day. This is a day when every Kiwanis Club throughout the world plans a project that will benefit the local community. This year, “Kiwanis One Day” in our region was April 13. The Hudson River West Kiwanis Division including, the clubs of Orange, […]
The Food Bank held its annual Reception in the warehouse in Cornwall-on-Hudson. It’s our opportunity to say thank you to all of our volunteers, member agencies, and supporters who are there for us throughout the year. We are proud to have honored three outstanding people for their commitment in the fight against hunger in the […]
An enchanting night with a Moroccan ambiance at The Culinary Institute of America was held by the senior class on Saturday, August 24, 2013. This charity event benefits The Food Bank of the Hudson Valley and Chef Robert Briggs Memorial Scholarship Fund at the CIA. Guests arrived on campus for a welcoming reception before heading […]
The 2013 Markertek Open to Benefit The Food Bank of the Hudson Valley took place Saturday July 13th at The Lazy Swan Golf & Country Club Village. Yes, that’s a check for $34,847.63. WOW! The Markertek Open is a full 18-hole charitable golf tournament including Cart, Incredible Goody Bags, Beverages, Snacks, Continental Breakfast, Lunch and […]