Community Support in a variety of ways

Annual event filled hearts and tummies! The 13th annual Ladies Christmas Tea at Platte Woods Church provided a great beginning to the holiday season. 450 women enjoyed festive tables and food prepared by each table hostess. The evening included an [read more]

The gift of food – a prevailing theme for November!

Purchasing and giving options are plentiful for November  This graphic shows them all. Can you guess which one is our favorite? Create your own Giving Tuesday donation page on Facebook OR donate to the one we’ve created! Facebook will match $7 million of [read more]

Life is What You Make It!

  Cool temps and warm hearts combine for a good cause    A brisk but beautiful October morning greeted the nearly 300 runners and walkers at our 8th annual Bill Cross 5K.  A huge thank you to all our financial sponsors and [read more]

Returning to school means returning to food for many northland students

Many Northland students are grateful to return to school Over 2,000 Northland elementary-aged children will soon be receiving their BackSnack on Fridays. For many, this will be the bulk of food they will consume during the weekend.  Many partners make this possible: Harvesters [read more]

Advocates and Volunteers – What would we do without them?

           Registration for the 8th Annual Bill Cross 5K Walk/Run for BackSnacks is open!!   Join us for our signature fundraiser. Zona Rosa will once again host our 5K on a beautiful Sunday morning, October 21st.  A yoga warm up [read more]